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Social walk from YHA Hartington Hall

Overview

Saturday 15th October 2022

Distance: 6 miles

Duration: 4-5 hours

Starting and finishing at YHA Hartington Hall. This is a classic low-level White Peak walk, with green hills, streams and limestone cliffs jutting out from the landscape. The route takes in three Derbyshire Dales - Beresford Dale, Wolfscote Dale and finally Biggin Dale. Terrain is generally good with a few rocky sections through Biggin Dale.

Book your place

What makes it special

  • Led by an experienced YHA guide
  • Build confidence walking in rural locations
  • Get a free cuppa at the finishing point

Date and time

Saturday 15th October 2022

Start: 10.15am

Price

For a suggested donation of £10, you can book a place on one of our social walks. Your donation will support our heart of the community appeal to install life-saving defibrillators at every YHA hostel.

Hostels nearby

Social walk from YHA Hartington Hall

Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0AT

Map references

OS Map: 119

OS Grid Ref: SK131603

Lat/Lng: 53.140123, -1.804622

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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