Flying

Derbyshire Flying Centre

Overview

Fly as free as a bird with paragliders and hang-gliders at Derbyshire Flying Centre in Tideswell.

 

 

 

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Derbyshire Flying Centre

Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 8PE

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SK 15186 75642

Lat/Lng: 53.277707, -1.77336

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Other things to do nearby

Cycling in Ravenstor

Cycling in Ravenstor

There are many popular cycling routes near Ravenstor. The country's longest unbroken climb is near by in Castleton and there are many quiet country roads to explore in all directions.  

climbing

Climbing in Castleton

There's world famous grit-stone routes and bouldering a short drive away, the nearest crag is just 300 metres from the hostel.

climbing

Climbing in Ravenstor

Nearby Cheedale has a concentration of climbs unmatched anywhere else. Ravenstor Crag is the most ferocious crag in the whole of the Peak.

cycling

Cycling in Eyam

YHA Eyam is an ideal location for enjoying one of the many circular cycling routes around the lovely Peak District.

Mountain biking

Mountain biking in Eyam

Ideally located on the edge of the White Peak (limestone) and Dark Peak (grit-stone), there's lots of different mountain biking terrains to discover.

Treak Cliff Cavern

Treak Cliff Cavern

Visit an underground wonderland in the heart of the Peak District National Park. Don't miss the fossils!       Visit the website

Blue John mine

Blue John Cavern

The tour starts with a short flight of steps before visitors can appreciate the awe-inspiring majesty of the natural caverns.  Then as you go deeper the history of Blue John, or bleu-jaune,

Speedwell Cavern

Speedwell Cavern

Set at the foot of the spectacular Winnats Pass, Speedwell Cavern takes you on an incredible underground boat journey.

Mam Tor

Peak District trail running camp

Join our long weekend of trail run training from the beautiful village of Castleton. Develop your trail and mountain running experience on our carefully designed running camp.

The David Mellor Design Museum

The David Mellor Design Museum

Famous for his cutlery design, the museum shows exactly why David Mellor is so often referred to as ‘the cutlery king’.

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Climbing in Eyam

Eyam is a stone's throw from the famous Peak District climbing areas of Stanage, Froggatt, Curbar and Stoney Middleton.

Bakewell

Bakewell

Take a trip to Bakewell and discover this charming Derbyshire Dales town. You'll find great shopping, plenty of spaces to relax and the famous Bakewell Pudding confection.