Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest

A long but gentle walk.


Route outline for walk d163:

Peak Forest  -  Dam Dale  -  Hay Dale  -  Dale Head  -  Peter Dale  -  Monk's Dale  -  Miller's Dale  -  The Monsal Trail  -  Litton Mill  -  Tideswell Dale  -  Tideswell  -  Brook Bottom (Tideswell)  -  Batham Gate  -  Old Peak  -  Peak Forest



National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Monsal Trail, a 16km (10 miles) linear footpath connecting Blackwell Visitor Car Park, Wye Dale in Derbyshire, England with Coombs Road, Bakewell in Derbyshire, England. Originally part of a line connecting St Pancras with Manchester it was closed to rail traffic in 1968. The Monsal Trail is waymarked by name posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Monsal Trail.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 119
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest

In no particular order . . .

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - Miller's Dale Station Buildings

Miller's Dale Station Buildings

Photo: Brian Robson (3)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The footbridge at the Miller's Dale end of Monk's Dale

The footbridge at the Miller's Dale end of Monk's Dale

Photo: Craig Carter (64)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The trail across fields towards Tideswell

The trail across fields towards Tideswell

Photo: Craig Carter (62)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - Entrance to the recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

Entrance to the recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

Photo: Andrew Marriott (1)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The Monsal Trail at Bakewell

The Monsal Trail at Bakewell

Photo: Dorsal Finn (100)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - Monk's Dale

Monk's Dale

Photo: Craig Carter (65)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - Miller's Dale Station

Miller's Dale Station

Photo: Brian Robson (4)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The unused Miller's Dale bridge east of Miller's Dale Station from the The Monsal Trail

The unused Miller's Dale bridge east of Miller's Dale Station from the The Monsal Trail

Photo: Craig Carter (68)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The other end of the recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

The other end of the recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

Photo: Andrew Marriott (3)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The River Wye at Litton Mill

The River Wye at Litton Mill

Photo: Brian Cook (1)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - On the Monsal Trail - crossing the bridge at Miller's Dale Station

On the Monsal Trail - crossing the bridge at Miller's Dale Station

Photo: Craig Carter (55)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The trail through Monk's Dale

The trail through Monk's Dale

Photo: Craig Carter (63)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - Tideswell Church

Tideswell Church

Photo: Craig Carter (66)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - In the recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

In the recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

Photo: Andrew Marriott (2)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - East Buxton Lime Kilns near Miller's Dale

East Buxton Lime Kilns near Miller's Dale

Photo: Brian Robson (1)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - The recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

The recently reopened Litton Tunnel on the Monsal Trail

Photo: Andrew Marriott (4)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - East Buxton Lime Kilns near Miller's Dale

East Buxton Lime Kilns near Miller's Dale

Photo: Brian Robson (2)

Walk d163 Tideswell and The Monsal Trail from Peak Forest - Miller's Dale from the bridge at Miller's Dale Station

Miller's Dale from the bridge at Miller's Dale Station

Photo: Craig Carter (54)


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