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Belper to Cromford, Amber Valley
Introduction to Walk 2619

Photo from the walk - Belper to Cromford, Amber Valley

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Paul Taylor

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

A linear walk in the Amber Valley from Belper to Cromford on the fringes of the Peak District. The return uses the local rail service. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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