Walking and Rambling in Ravenstor

Walking and Rambling in Ravenstor

Overview

The Monsal Trail is a disused railway line running from nearby Buxton to Bakewell that follows the course of the beautiful River Wye. With plenty of wildlife and splendid views along the way, the area is perfect for a relaxing stroll, or a good day spent walking.
 

Hostels nearby

Walking and Rambling in Ravenstor

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SK 16761 72610

Lat/Lng: 53.250244, -1.7502531

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

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.

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.  

Flying

Derbyshire Flying Centre

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

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.

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.

Bakewell

Bakewell

7 miles Take a trip to Bakewell and discover this charming Derbyshire Dales town.

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.

cycling

Cycling in Eyam

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

climbing

Climbing in Eyam

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

Arbor Low Stone Circle

Arbor Low Stone Circle

The most important prehistoric site of the East Midlands, Arbor Low is a Neolithic henge monument atmospherically set amid high moorland.  Some say that this is the finest Stone Age 'henge'

cycling

Cycling in Alstonefield

The Tissington Trail is just 5 minutes drive away and provides links to the beautiful village of Hartington and the market town of Ashbourne.

Haddon Hall

Haddon Hall

This remarkable medieval house is surrounded by Elizabethan gardens and set in the rolling countryside of the Peak District.

Haddon Hall in Eyam

Haddon Hall in Eyam

8 miles  This remarkable medieval house is surrounded by Elizabethan gardens and set in the rolling countryside of the Peak District. Visit the website  

Mountain Biking at YHA Youlgreave

Mountain biking in Youlgreave

Travel to Carsington Water for their gently undulating eight mile off-road trail around the reservoir, or take on one of the 'Dark Peak' routes for a full day of challenging mountain biking.