Bleaklow Stones from Grinah Stones

Peak District Walk – Grinah Stones & Bleaklow Stones

I love the Peak District as I'm sure you may have guessed by now if you're a regular visitor. I like to get away from the crowds, find a quiet spot and enjoy the tranquility the Peaks have to offer. There are many great spots you can go to, especially midweek, where you can find … Continue reading Peak District Walk – Grinah Stones & Bleaklow Stones

Peak Routes Podcast – Episode 7 – River Derwent & Grinah Stones

This episode of the Peak Routes podcast follows a walk from the Howden Reservoir up Swaines Greave, the source of the River Derwent. I have a very interesting experience on the way up as the true beauty of nature and this area of the Peak is hard to ignore. From Swaines Greave I head up … Continue reading Peak Routes Podcast – Episode 7 – River Derwent & Grinah Stones

Upper Derwent Valley - Summer Heather

Peak District Walk – River Derwent & Grinah Stones

The summer holidays are over, the kids are back at school and that means more hill time for me. I really enjoyed the 6 weeks holidays with my daughter this year, we spent a fabulous week in Northumberland, did a Wild Camp up near Bamford Edge, Cycled the Monsal Trail and did a few local … Continue reading Peak District Walk – River Derwent & Grinah Stones