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Dove Valley, Biggin Dale & Biggin from Hartington
Introduction to Walk 1595

Photo from the walk - Dove Valley, Biggin Dale & Biggin from Hartington

Nat Park - Peak District - Dovedale Manifold Valley

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km

Ascent - 540 feet / 164 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District walk from Hartinton in Derbyshire follows a section of the River Dove. The route takes you through three limestone dales, across typical farming country for the area and offers good views across the Derbyshire limestone dales. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Biggin & Parsley Hay from Hartington
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
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Beresford & Wolfescote Dales from Hartington
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.2 miles / 11.7 km
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Beresford, Wolfscote & Biggin Dales from Hartington
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.2 miles / 10.1 km
Walk 1594
Biggin, Wolfscote & Beresford Dales from Hartington
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
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River Dove & Reynard's Lane from Hartington
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.6 miles / 9.1 km

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1.4 miles / 2.3 km away
Tissington Trail - Hartington to Parsley Hey
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1021
3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
Milldale & Hall Dale from Alstonefield
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
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Wolfscote Dale from Alstonefield
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
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Milldale and Wolfscote Dale from Alstonefield
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
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Manifold Valley, Thor's Cave, Ecton & Wetton Hills from Alstonefield
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 3601
3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
Dove & Manifold Valleys from Alstonefield
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1181
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
The Manifold Valley & Wetton Hill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1653
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
The Manifold Valley from Wetton
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.7 km
Walk 2681
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
Wetton & Manifold Valley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 3.6 miles / 5.9 km
Walk 2537
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
Ecton Hill & Wetton from Wetton Mill
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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