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Mam Tor & Cave Dale from Castleton
Introduction to Walk 1087

Photo from the walk - Mam Tor & Cave Dale from Castleton

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1320 feet / 400 metres

Grade - moderate

Hollins Cross, Mam Tor and Cavedale are highlights of this Peak District walk from Castleton. The walk includes both Dark and White Peak scenery and generally follows well marked footpaths.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

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Other walks nearby

Walk 1519
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Speedwell Cavern circular from Castelton
Grade - easy
Length - 4.3 miles / 6.9 km
Walk 1521
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Cave Dale and Winnats Pass from Castleton
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1665
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Hollins Cross & Lose Hill from Castleton
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 3426
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Lose Hill & Hollins Cross from Castleton
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1688
1.2 miles / 1.9 km away
Old Dam & Sparrowpit from Mam Tor
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1286
1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Castleton Ridge from Hope village
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2599
1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Edale Circuit from Hope
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 13.5 miles / 21.9 km
Walk 1706
1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Win Hill from Hope
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2522
1.6 miles / 2.5 km away
Rushup Edge & Edale from Mam Nick
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1368
1.6 miles / 2.5 km away
Mam Tor, Upper Booth and Rushup Edge
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Walking in Derbyshire

Walking in DerbyshireWalking guidebook to 60 circular day walks in Derbyshire and the Peak District. Includes the Derwent, Wye and Trent river valleys, near Derby, Matlock, Glossop, Bakewell and Ripley. Routes range from easy to moderate and are between 4 and 14km (2 to 10 miles). Walks focus on places of interest, from Stone Age forts to castles to grand estates.
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