The location is excellent for walking, climbing, caving and cycling and benefits from good local shops, pubs and restaurants. There are some fabulous walks right from the doorstep on to Abney Moor and towards Castleton. Paragliding and gliding are available at Abney and Bradwell Edge only a short drive away. The village is well served by buses and the train station in Hope is only 2 miles away. A short drive away are the picturesque rural market town of Bakewell famous for it’s puddings and the elegant spa town of Buxton and stunning stately homes of Chasworth and Haddon Hall.