Peak District Walk – The Great Ridge – Mam Tor & Lose Hill

This weeks wander was a relatively short one but one of those classic Peak District routes, The Great Ridge. My partner Lisa and I met up with some of her friends from work at Hope before walking over towards Castleton, The Broken Road and up on to Mam Tor after a quick stop at the … Continue reading Peak District Walk – The Great Ridge – Mam Tor & Lose Hill

Peak District Walk – Eyam Moor & Wet Withens Stone Circle

In this walk we take in some of the history and sights up on Eyam Moor and the surrounding valleys. Eyam Village is a fascinating place that saw an outbreak of the bubonic plague in 1665, there is a hall and museum there which house some very interesting stories and are well worth a detour. … Continue reading Peak District Walk – Eyam Moor & Wet Withens Stone Circle

Peak District Walk – Cressbrook Dale & Peter’s Stones

This week I decided to head out along a route I had walked in the past, this time armed with my DSLR to make a video of some of the great spots you pass along the way. The last time I walked this way I recorded an episode of the Peak Routes Podcast which you … Continue reading Peak District Walk – Cressbrook Dale & Peter’s Stones

Peak District Walk – Wildboar Clough Scramble & Bleaklow

This week my friend Ray and I headed up on to Bleaklow via what is perhaps one of my favourite routes in the glorious Peak District, Wildboar Clough. It really is an excellent route and if you stick to the course of the river it can become pretty challenging in wet weather. We started the … Continue reading Peak District Walk – Wildboar Clough Scramble & Bleaklow

Peak District Walk – B-29 Superfortress Bomber & A Bothy

This weeks wander sees me return to a route that has become a firm favourite, it's one of those routes that I could quite happily do again and again as every time it feels different. Birchin Clough is a great place to start a walk, there are so many great options and you can sample … Continue reading Peak District Walk – B-29 Superfortress Bomber & A Bothy

Peak District Walk – Shining Tor & Goyt Valley

This week I headed out for a wander starting from the Cat & Fiddle Inn with my friends Jay & Matt. The day started off very overcast and as Jay and I arrived to meet Matt the cloud base was all the way down to the roof of the Inn. The weather was forecast to … Continue reading Peak District Walk – Shining Tor & Goyt Valley

Peak District Walk – Padley Gorge, Higger Tor & Lumsdale

This weeks wander took place on a Sunday, a weekend of all times.... It's very rare indeed that I walk at a weekend mainly due to the fact that those days are reserved for family time, I work shifts which rotate so I usual stick to heading out when I'm off Monday to Friday. My … Continue reading Peak District Walk – Padley Gorge, Higger Tor & Lumsdale