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One of my favourite places to walk in the Peak District. I always start the walk from Castleton... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lovethepeaks
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Beautiful

What a stunning place, it really is a site to see! The mountains are absolutely huge and a really... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nhavie
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Long Eaton, United Kingdom
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All reviews spectacular scenery peak district great drive mam tor drove down sat nav speedwell cavern both sides stunning location castleton area sunny day worth a visit car park sheep gorge limestone hill
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite places to walk in the Peak District. I always start the walk from Castleton. You can either walk along side the road and follow it down to Edale great views easy walk. Or you can walk down the road for 10...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a stunning place, it really is a site to see! The mountains are absolutely huge and a really good walk to do! You can walk all the way up one side of the hill and then along the top of it and all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nhavie
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here today with my husband, 7 year old and 3 month old son. Quite steep in some places so not for the faint of heart of very unfit, though there is a flat path you can travel alongside the road with. Absolutely breath taking,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank heatherc973
Reviewed 23 August 2018

A limestone gorge on the outskirts of the small village of Castleton.....breathtaking scenery and a must stop for all lovers of the Peak District. Our friends who are locals told that they only came across this amazing pass on a cut through sent by the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank venicefish
Reviewed 20 August 2018

No trip to the Castleton area would be complete without walking through Winnat's Pass. Driving through just doesn't give you the same experience. The walk is fairly easy downwards towards Speedwell Cavern, but tough on the way back. Well worth it though just to see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TigerTattoo97
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We drove down the pass to Castleton and it was amazing. The views on a sunny day are second to none and it was lovely to have the sheep right next to the road free to go anywhere they liked!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Drive Up it, Cycle down it, Walk around it, Cave underneath it, Photograph from the hill sides, Paraglide above it. Winnats Pass is versatile and stunningly beautiful See the attached photos, then visit

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lathkill
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Drove down to the Winnats pass , fantastic views , superb location and beautiful scenery both sides. Small and modern roads , not recommended for big vehicles or towing. Better to park the caravan somewhere down and hike ( there is a paid parking area...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pirajeeth
Reviewed 1 June 2018

What a sight when up on the ridge. The views over Edale from the path to Chinley & Chapel en le Frith are simply breathtaking. You need to have good mobility & we had a warm but hazy day to take photographs & admire the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Alan A
Reviewed 23 May 2018

The really spectacular scenery in the Peak district. Lovely but smells sheep will always be there. A little bit too steep to climb the hills, need to avoid touching stinging nettles which are everywhere.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Rolfie197
18 November 2018|
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Response from venicefish | Reviewed this property |
Apologies just seen your question.........open 24/7 subject to adverse weather conditions(exactly as my fellow trIpadvisor friend mentioned)
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Dale F
3 November 2018|
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Response from venicefish | Reviewed this property |
About 1.5 hours on a good day. Wonderful walk. Drop into Speedwell Cavern before you visit Castleton. Enjoy. It’s breathtaking.
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Inspiration782881
27 September 2018|
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Response from heatherc973 | Reviewed this property |
Through the pass it’s about a 3 minute drive.
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