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Biggin & Parsley Hay from Hartington
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Nat Park - Peak District - Lathkill Dale High Peak

County/Area - Derbyshire & Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

Field paths, quiet lanes, walled tracks and a former railway are used for this Peak District walk that explores the area to the north of Hartington. Staying wholly within Derbyshire, the route includes much that is typical of this part of the Peak District including the village of Biggin and the upper reaches of the Dove Valley. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
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Dove Valley, Biggin Dale & Biggin from Hartington
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Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km
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River Dove & Reynard's Lane from Hartington
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Length - 5.6 miles / 9.1 km

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Tissington Trail - Hartington to Parsley Hey
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Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
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3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
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Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
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Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
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3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
Dove & Manifold Valleys from Alstonefield
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
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3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
The Manifold Valley & Wetton Hill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
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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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