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Homage to the Hermit

Take the nice relaxing walk through the small village and past the Abbey & Church up to the Hermits... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
PompeyMatt
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Lovely woods

Just of the main road running through Dale Abbey are the woods - The Hermitage, these offer several... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
TeamWard
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Take the nice relaxing walk through the small village and past the Abbey & Church up to the Hermits cave. Read the history to the kids and try to imagine what it was like all them years ago. Stroll back and enjoy a cold beer...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Just of the main road running through Dale Abbey are the woods - The Hermitage, these offer several walks leading left and right away from Dale Abbey and are very steep in places, but worth a wander around with lots of other ramblers if your...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is an interesting spot and the story of the hermitage is fascinating. A short walk from the village of Dale Abbey but can be a struggle in places if one is not able bodied. Peaceful spot to explore and good walks around and about.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Martin T
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very steep and muddy in places. A bit like abseiling down to the hermitage, but we took the wrong path. Signage not very good. We could have done with a ordnance survey map to check on the footpaths. We ended up walking back along the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Park in Dale Abbey and enjoy a walk through Hermit's Wood and follow the signs for the Hermitage and read all about Cornelius and the cave. Some parts of Hermit's wood are quite steep so ensure you wear a good pair of shoes.

Date of experience: September 2016
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