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Duffield & the Chevin
Introduction to Walk 2801

Photo from the walk - Duffield & the Chevin

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Angela Clarke

Length - 4.8 miles / 7.7 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy

A walk that explores the pleasant countryside to the north of Duffield, Derbyshire. The route runs along the top of the Chevin with views of two contrasting valleys, before reaching Duffield. The return route follows the Ecclesbourne Valley before climbing uphill to Hazelwood Hill.  

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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