Peak District

Description

Beloved region in Central England. The Peak District - wild hills and friendly valleys - attracts many walkers from the nearby population centres and beyond. Best known trail is the Pennine Way. The Peak District in fact marks the southern end of the Pennines.

Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • The Pennine Way - the Path, the People, the Journey
  • A portrait of the The Pennine Way, Britain's oldest and best known long-distance footpath, stretching 268 miles from the Peak District to the Scottish Borders. This personal, thoughtful and often humorous story of the path's remarkable history, includes the experiences of walkers and local characters on this exhilarating and complex path. Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
  • The Pennine Way: The Path, the People, the Journey
  • This book presents a portrait of the Pennine Way, Britain`s oldest and best known long-distance footpath, tracing its remarkable history through the experiences of walkers past and present. As Andrew McCloy walks the 268-mile route from the Derbyshire Peak District to the Scottish borders, he discovers how the Pennine Way set a benchmark for... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2016
  • The Pennine Way - the Path, the People, the Journey
  • A portrait of the The Pennine Way, Britain's oldest and best known long-distance footpath, stretching for 268 miles from the Derbyshire Peak District to the Scottish Borders. It charts the path's remarkable history, and walkers past and present relate their experiences of this commanding, exhilarating and complex path. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • Dark Peak Walks
  • Guidebook to 40 walks in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park. 35 circular routes for most abilities, from 8km to 19km, around Edale, Marsden, Fairholmes, Baslow and Castleton, including Kinder Scout and Mam Tor, and 5 longer (25km to 45km) routes highlighting the best of the Gritstone Edges, High Moorland and Deep Valleys. Read more
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United Kingdom
2017
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2017
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • White Peak Walks: The Northern Dales
  • This guidebook describes 35 circular walks cross the gritstone uplands and moors in the northern dales of the White Peak between Edale, Matlock and Buxton, in the middle of the Peak District National Park. Routes explore Bakewell and the Wye and its tributary dales. One of two Cicerone guides to the White Peak. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2009
  • White Peak Walks - The Northern Dales
  • Cicerone’s White Peak Walks in the Northern Dales is a comprehensive walking guide to this popular destination by experienced walker Mark Richards. This practical guide covers the Northern Dales of the White Peak area of the Peak District National Park in Derbyshire. 35 walks of up to 9 miles, many of them circular, allow for walkers of... Read more
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United Kingdom
2009
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • The Pennine Way
  • Guidebook to the Pennine Way National Trail with OS map booklet. The 270 mile route from Edale to Kirk Yetholm takes three weeks to walk and is suitable for fit and experienced long distance walkers. The route crosses the Peak District, Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines National Parks. Includes separate OS 1:25,000 map booklet of the route. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • The Pennine Way: From Edale to Kirk Yetholm
  • The Pennine Way is Britain`s oldest, toughest long-distance footpath - and arguably its most iconic. Now a National Trail, the 427km (2651/2 mile) route from Edale in Derbyshire to Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders offers wayfarers the opportunity to immerse themselves in wild beauty of the North. The Pennines boast rolling hills, sweeping... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2017
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
  • Wandelgids The Pennine Way | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids van de Pennine Way, waarbij naast alle noodzakelijke informatie ook gebruik gemaakt wordt van de echte topografische kaart. inclusief gidsje met routekaarten van 1:25000 Guidebook to the Pennine Way National Trail with OS map booklet. The 270 mile route from Edale to Kirk Yetholm takes three weeks to walk and is suitable... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • White Peak Walks: The Southern Dales
  • This guide to walking the southern dales of the White Peak area of the Peak District National Park, between Ashbourne, Matlock, Buxton and Leek. 30 easy circular routes cross the high plateau and visit the dales, following the Dove, Manifold and Hamps rivers. One of two Cicerone guides to the White Peak. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2009
  • White Peak Walks - The Southern Dales
  • Cicerone’s walking guide to the Southern Dales of the white peak area of the Peak District, covering 30 routes of between 3 and 10 miles, for walkers of different standards, all in an area just south of Bakewell and Buxton. Detailed route descriptions are accompanied by Ordnance Survey Landranger mapping extracts at 1:50,000, which help to lead... Read more
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United Kingdom
2009
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • Pennine Way Map Booklet
  • Map of the 270 miles (435km) Pennine Way National Trail, between Edale in the Peak District and Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on OS 1:25,000 maps. This popular long-distance route typically takes three weeks to complete. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • Pennine Way Map Booklet
  • Britain`s oldest, toughest and best-known long-distance footpath, the Pennine Way stretches 427km (2651/2 miles) from Edale in Derbyshire to Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders. Showcasing the wild beauty of the North, it crosses three National Parks - the Peak District, Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland National Park - plus the North... Read more
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United Kingdom
2017
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • Walking in Derbyshire
  • Walking guidebook to 60 circular day walks in Derbyshire and the Peak District. Includes the Derwent, Wye and Trent river valleys, near Derby, Matlock, Glossop, Bakewell and Ripley. Routes range from easy to moderate and are between 4 and 14km (2 to 10 miles). Walks focus on places of interest, from Stone Age forts to castles to grand estates. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
  • Derbyshire Walking
  • A new edition of this comprehensive walking guide to Derbyshire with all routes rewalked and fully updated. Covers the Peak District National Park but also many more, lesser-known areas. 60 day walks - from 2 to 10 miles long and suitable for walkers of all abilities - from bases all over the county including Glossop, Buxton, Bakewell, Matlock,... Read more
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United Kingdom
2013
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • The North Downs Way
  • Guidebook to walking the North Downs Way National Trail, a 130 mile (208km) trail between Farnham and Dover, with an optional visit to Canterbury. Following the ancient Pilgrim's Way for much of the way, through pleasant countryside, this is one of the easier National Trails and the walk is described over 11 stages. With 1:25K OS map booklet. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • The North Downs Way
  • A guidebook to walking the North Downs Way National Trail, a 130 mile (208km) walk between the high downland of Farnham and the historic city of Dover on the Kent coast, with an optional visit to Canterbury. The route is described in 11 stages, and is fully illustrated with colour photographs and OS map extracts. The North Downs Way is one of... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2017
  • The North Downs Way
  • Guidebook to walking the North Downs Way National Trail, a 130 mile (208km) trail between Farnham and Dover, with an optional visit to Canterbury. Following the ancient Pilgrim's Way for much of the way, through pleasant countryside, this is one of the easier National Trails and the walk is described over 11 stages. With 1:25K OS map booklet. Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
  • Wandelgids The North Downs Way | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids van de North Downs Way, waarbij naast alle noodzakelijke informatie ook gebruik gemaakt wordt van de echte topografische kaart. inclusief gidsje met routekaarten van 1:25000 A guidebook to walking the North Downs Way National Trail, a 130 mile (208km) walk between the high downland of Farnham and the historic city of... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2014
  • Scrambles in the Dark Peak
  • A guidebook to scrambling in the Dark Peak and Roaches areas of the Peak District. Year-round graded scrambling routes for all abilities, including classics such as Wilderness Gully East and Wildboar Clough. 41 scrambles with link routes, variants and extensions, from scrambly walks to difficult rock climbs and winter ascents grade 1-3. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • Dark Peak Scrambles
  • Scrambles in the Dark Peak guide from Cicerone Press with over 40 easy summer scrambles and winter climbs in the northern part of the Peak District National Park illustrated on extracts from the Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Explorer series and/or photos overprinted with the routes.Coverage includes routes in the Chew Valley, near Crowden, on... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2009
  • High Peak Walks
  • Mark Richards’ enduring Cicerone guide to the High Peak Walks is an ideal introduction to exploring the beauty of the moors. The guide encompasses the Dark Peak moors of Black Hill, Bleaklow, Kinder Scout and the higher eastern ridges and western gritstone uplands from Windgather to The Roaches. Featuring 23 walks between 5 and 12 miles, in the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Shropshire and Staffordshire
  • Britain`s best loved walking guides brings you a brand new Pathfinder (R) Guide to Shropshire & Staffordshire Walks containing 28 fabulous walks exploring the unspoilt rural landscapes of Shropshire and Staffordshire from the Welsh borders to the fringes of the Peak District, and from the mosses and meres near the Cheshire border to Cannock... Read more
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  • SHROPSHIRE & STAFFORDSHIRE 2017
  • Britain`s best loved walking guides brings you a brand new Pathfinder (R) Guide to Shropshire & Staffordshire Walks containing 28 fabulous walks exploring the unspoilt rural landscapes of Shropshire and Staffordshire from the Welsh borders to the fringes of the Peak District, and from the mosses and meres near the Cheshire border to Cannock... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Rock Trails Peak District
  • This is the story of the Peak landscape from its tropical beginnings to its rugged gritty present. Limestone reefs grow in the shallows of tropical seas, taking captive fossilised sea creatures. As the seas shift and coastlines change, sandstones build on the banks of a great river delta. Forests of giant ferns take hold of the land, leaving... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • Pennine Way - Edale to Kirk Yetholm
  • Pennine Way - Edale to Kirk Yetholm in the Trailblazer’s British Walking Guides series; highly practical, informative and portable guides designed with the adventurous walker in mind, and produced by one of the leading outdoor guide-book publishers. This title includes 138 large scale ‘map and guides’ to 57 towns and villages plus... Read more
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2014
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Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids Pennine Way | Trailblazer
  • Goede wandelgids waarin met veel details alle etappes zijn beschreven. Tevens informatie over overnachtingen en openbaar vervoer. The Pennine Way, Britain’s best-known National Trail, winds for 253* miles (407.5 km) over wild moorland and through quiet dales following the backbone of northern England. Crossing three national parks – the Peak... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Wild Pub Walks
  • Join the author on 30 walks in beautiful remote or mountain landscapes, each with a great pub - often with historical significance - at journey`s end. The book is aimed at the large market of hill walkers who enjoy long days out followed by a great pint in a great pub.The areas covered are: Peak District; Lake District; Highlands/Islands;... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Camra`s Lake District Pub Walks
  • This is a pocket-sized, traveller`s guide to some of the best walking and best pubs in the Lake District. The walks are grouped geographically around tourist hubs with plenty of accommodation, making the book ideal for a visitor to the Lakes. ”Lake District Pub Walks” also explores some of the region`s fascinating historical and literary... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Buxton and Matlock 1902-1903
  • Map No. 119, Buxton and Matlock 1902-1903, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • England Coast Path - Camber to Folkestone Adventure Map
  • The A-Z Adventure Series of maps combines the best of OS and A-Z, creating the perfect companion for walkers, off-road cyclists, horse riders and anyone wishing to explore the great outdoors.This official Camber to Folkestone Adventure Map section of the England Coast Path, a new National Trail around England`s coast. More than just a path, it... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Haltwhistle and Brampton 1866-1869
  • Map No. 86, Haltwhistle and Brampton 1866-1869, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Appleby-in-Westmorland 1903-1904
  • Map No. 91, Appleby-in-Westmorland 1903-1904, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • England Coast Path Adventure Map - Minehead to Brean Down
  • The A-Z Adventure Series of maps combines the best of OS and A-Z, creating the perfect companion for walkers, off-road cyclists, horse riders and anyone wishing to explore the great outdoors.This official Minehead to Brean Down Adventure Map covers a 58 mile (93km) section of the England Coast Path, a new National Trail around England`s coast.... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Central: Horton in Ribblesdate to Greenhead
  • The central section of the Pennine Way between Horton in Ribblesdale and Greenhead near the Hardian’s Wall on a waterproof and tear-resistant map at 1:40,000 from Harvey Map Services presenting the route accompanied by extensive additional tourist information.Divided into eight panels, the route is shown on mapping with contours at 15m... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Central XT40
  • Mooie, duidelijke kaart van het middelste gedeelte van de Pennine Way (Horton in Ribblesdale to Greenhead). De complete wandeling beslaat 431 kilometer en bestaat uit 3 kaarten. Deze 3 kaarten zijn ook als set verkrijgbaar. The Pennine Way is a National Trail. It follows the backbone of England from the Peak District to the Scottish borders. It... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Pennine Way Central | Harvey Maps
  • Mooie, duidelijke kaart van het middelste gedeelte van de Pennine Way (Horton in Ribblesdale to Greenhead). De complete wandeling beslaat 431 kilometer en bestaat uit 3 kaarten. Deze 3 kaarten zijn ook als set verkrijgbaar. The Pennine Way is a National Trail. It follows the backbone of England from the Peak District to the Scottish borders. It... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Blackburn and Burnley 1903-1904
  • Map No. 103, Blackburn and Burnley 1903-1904, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Sheffield and Huddersfield 1840-1841
  • Map No. 110, Sheffield and Huddersfield 1840-1841, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Peak District Mountain Bike Routes
  • Selected areas of the Peak District on a laminated and waterproof map from Goldeneye presenting 10 specially chosen off-road circular routes highlighted on contoured map extracts at scales around 1:25,000 / 1:50,000, annotated with directions and accompanied by brief descriptions.Map extracts cover circuits from/around: Edale – Hayfield, Hope –... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water 1925-1926
  • Map No. 80, Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water 1925-1926, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Luxembourg North
  • One of two topographic survey maps of Luxembourg at 1:50,000, with contours at 10-metres intervals and additional relief shading. An overprint highlights long-distance footpaths, including the GR5 (E-2), cycle routes, and various places of interest, including campsites. The map covers an area of approximately 53 x 43 km / 33 x 27 miles. Map... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Sheffield and Huddersfield 1903
  • Map No. 110, Sheffield and Huddersfield 1903, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • England Coast Path - Folkestone to Ramsgate Adventure Map
  • The A-Z Adventure Series of maps combines the best of OS and A-Z, creating the perfect companion for walkers, off-road cyclists, horse riders and anyone wishing to explore the great outdoors.This official Folkestone to Ramsgate Adventure Map section of the England Coast Path, a new National Trail around England`s coast. More than just a path,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Hexham and Haltwhistle 1863-1869
  • Map No. 87, Hexham and Haltwhistle 1863-1869, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Hexham and Haltwhistle 1863-1925 (3-map set)
  • Map No. 87, Hexham and Haltwhistle 1983-1925 (3-map set), in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way South
  • Walking from Edale to Hortin-in-Ribblesdale, through The Peak District to Yorkshire. Walk the Pennine Way, designated as Britain’s first National Park. The southern section takes you through dramatic areas of great natural beauty such as the Peak District and Yorkshire Dales. The wild and rugged Peak District National Park with its wild and... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • The Peak District
  • Self-guided walking holiday through the English Peak District. Few places in Britain provide such an infinite variety of walking opportunities as the Peak District National Park. From craggy crests of the Dark Peak, to the rolling limestone and flower-rich dales of the White Peak, this area offers sublime walking and a rich cultural and... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Complete
  • Walking from Edale to Kirk Yetholm through the Peak District, The Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland. In 1965 the Pennine Way was designated as Britain’s first National Trail and on this itinerary you will walk it in it’s entirety, from Edale to Kirk Yetholm. Today it is one of the UK’s most famous long-distance footpaths. This magnificent... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way North
  • Walking from Greenhead in Hadrian's Wall country all the way to the Scottish border. The Pennine Way North, takes you from Greenhead in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country to Kirk Yetholm at the Scottish border. The Pennine Way was the first designated long-distance footpath in the UK and today is probably the most famous. On this section you... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Central
  • Walking from Horton-in-Ribblesdale to Greenhead through the Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland. Walking the central section of the Pennine Way takes you through the backbone of England, to the Yorkshire Dales all the way to Hadrian’s Wall. The wonderful sights of heavenly valleys and waterfalls, such as High Force, greet you as you follow... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Groot-Brittannië - Derbyshire Dales & Peak District
  • Overnacht in het Peveril of the Peak, een vroeg 19e eeuws Country House, genoemd naar de gelijknamige historische roman van Sir Walter Scott, prachtig gelegen in het dorpje Thorpe gesticht door de Vikingen, onderaan de beroemde Dovedale-kloof van de River Dove en aan de voet van Thorpe Cloud, één van de meest karakteristieke heuvels in dit deel... Read more
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