Derbyshire Destinations

The Peak District & Derbyshire provides a paradise for outdoor adventure...

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Ashbourne
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Ashbourne

Ashbourne is situated in a beautiful green valley and is the southern gateway to the Peak District.

Buxton & Bakewell and area
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Buxton & Bakewell Area

The River Wye follows the Wye Valley, rising above Buxton flowing eastward through Bakewell before finally joining the Derwent at Rowsley.

Dovedale
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Dovedale

Dovedale is perhaps one of the best known of the Derbyshire limestone dales and much of it is owned and maintained by the National Trust.

Glossop area
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Glossop Area

Nestling in the foothills of the Pennines, with Kinder Scout to the south and Bleaklow to the northeast, Glossop is situated in the north west of the county.

Holmfirth area
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Holmfirth Area

Holmfirth is surrounded by the striking scenery of the south Pennines and the Peak District National Park and being close to the Pennine Cycleway, makes it the ideal spot for walking, cycling and touring.

Hope Valley
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Hope Valley

Located within The Peak District National Park, this area is fantastic for walking.

Leek area
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Leek Area

Leek is the principal town of the Staffordshire Moorlands on the south western edge of the Peak District National Park, situated in an elevated position by the River Churnet.

Matlock area
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Matlock Area

Situated just on the eastern edge of the Peak District National Park, the former spa town of Matlock alongside the River Derwent, is a vibrant shopping and tourist area.