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Go to the post office in Youlgreave and buy a copy of Andrew McCloy's Walking in Youlgreave. We did... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Nick M
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Winnipeg, Canada
Lovely walk

This was one of many walks we did in Derbyshire. Lovely , beautiful and relaxing. The sun was out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andrew B
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Bakewell DE45 1UT | by the River Bradford / Middleton-By-Youlgreave, Youlgreave, Peak District National Park, Bakewell, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Go to the post office in Youlgreave and buy a copy of Andrew McCloy's Walking in Youlgreave. We did 15-20 km walks each day from the old church in Youlgreave, exploring the woods, hills, and fields with views of 15 km or more in all...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of many walks we did in Derbyshire. Lovely , beautiful and relaxing. The sun was out but not too hot with a slight breeze.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Took the kids for a short walk along the Limestone Way to see the Robin Hood Stride Rocks and Hermit's Cave. Very limited parking in a small layby (don't park in the farm entrance). Short walk on footpaths across to the rocks. Very impressive rock...More

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We didn’t do the whole limestone walk but parked on the B5056 near Dudwood Lane. 10 minute walk up the hill takes you to Robin Hood Stride rocky outcrop. Great fun climbing for the kids and puppy. Hermit cave hidden away on the right approach...More

Thank filhart
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We did the limestone way from Tissington, to Youlgreave and then up to Castleton the following day. Either the person in charge doesn't care about the signage, or tourists have been stealing/defacing the signposts- whilst the signage around Youlgreave and some of the towns is...More

Thank Joshua M
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The Lyme Stone Way is along distance walk but I have only done the bit from my daughter's house to Youlgreave, about 4 miles. Along this stretch is the Hermits Cave, a small detour off the path, not much to commend the cave and if...More

1  Thank dandmclift
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Sign posts pretty good the path is usually visable and fantastic senery. You can join up to other paths like high peaks and tissington

1  Thank RamssBottom
Reviewed 18 July 2018

we love this walk & how convenient it is when we stay in Youlgreave. wildlife is fab to photograph. scenery is stunning, as is the peace and quiet.

Thank Jaimie62
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is a very easy walk through a gorgeous dale The dale has a series of ponds and waterfalls which are home to brown trout, kingfisher dipper and grey wagtails Dammed pond near Youlgreave, which doubles up as an outdoor pool in summer Lovely walk...More

Thank russtheblade
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Youlgreave has 12 footpaths passing through it including the Limestone way which is well marked for the most but is best with a map. The bradford river from Middleto to youlgreave and bradford to Alport is beautiful and worth the effort.

Thank Corbett H
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