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Bakewell to Edale
Introduction to Walk 2798

Photo from the walk - Bakewell to Edale

Nat Park - Peak District - Bakewell Monsal Trail

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Paul Taylor

Length - 18.0 miles / 29.3 km

Ascent - 3200 feet / 970 metres

Time - 12 hours 10 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

Starting from Bakewell and ending at Edale railway station, this linear Peak District walk is a long one at 18 miles. The rewards are many with a variety of places to stop for refreshment, as well as some fine variations in Peak District scenery. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 3018
0.5 miles / 0.8 km away
Cracknowl and the Monsal Trail from Bakewell
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1945
1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Lathkill Dale from Over Haddon
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.7 miles / 9.3 km
Walk 1827
1.6 miles / 2.6 km away
Magpie Mine & Over Haddon from Ashford-in-the Water
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.1 miles / 11.5 km
Walk 3557
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Chatsworth Park from Calton Lees
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1569
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Lathkill Dale & Bradford Dale
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.2 miles / 13.3 km
Walk 1589
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Lathkill & Bradford Dales (short version)
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1590
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Monyash & Lathkill Dale
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.2 miles / 13.3 km
Walk 1651
3.2 miles / 5.2 km away
Monsal Trail & Ashford-in-the-Water from Lees Bottom
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.8 miles / 14.2 km
Walk 3341
3.2 miles / 5.2 km away
Brushfield, Miller's Dale & Monsal Head from Lees Bottom
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2503
4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
Robin Hood's Stride & Stanton Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 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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