Tideswell Dale More detailed instructions for each walk can be obtained by clicking on the appropriate tab. These walks use the 272 which goes out along the A625 and past Fox House at one end and the 65 which goes out towards Tideswell and Buxton. The 65 is currently less frequent than the 272

Tideswell to Castleton (14km/8.5 miles)

Speedwell

This walk starts at Tideswell (on the 65 bus route) and finishes in Castleton on the 272 route.

It goes through a sequence of dales as far as Peak Forest

It then follows a track to Castleton with lovely views. There is a good choice of cafés and pubs in Castleton.

Eyam to Hathersage (12km/7.5 miles)

Wagtail

This walk starts at Eyam (on the 65 bus route) and finishes in Hathersage on the 272 route.

It starts by climbing up out of Eyam to Sir William Hill and then goes through Bretton and down Bretton Clough to Stoke Ford.

Beyond Stoke ford the route crosses a bridge and goes up past Highlow Hall. It then proceeds to the Leadmill Bridge and thence to Hathersage.

Foolow to Hathersage (14km/8.5 miles)

Duckling

This walk starts at Foolow (on the 65 bus route) and finishes in Hathersage on the 272 route.

The walk goes alongside Silly Dale and up through Grindlow and Great Hucklow.

It crosses Abney Moor and then Offerton Moor and then descends to the Derwent. The walk then follows the Derwent to the Leadmill Bridge and thence to Hathersage.