White Peak Walks: The Northern Dales

35 walks in the Derbyshire White Peak

By Mark Richards

Format: Paperback

This guidebook describes 35 circular walks cross the gritstone uplands and moors in the northern dales of the White Peak between Edale, Matlock and Buxton, in the middle of the Peak District National Park. Routes explore Bakewell and the Wye and its tributary dales. One of two Cicerone guides to the White Peak.

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A guide to walks in northern dales of the White Peak area of the Peak District National Park, England, UK, between Edale, Matlock and Buxton. In 1951 the Peak District - 555 square miles of breathing space between the cities of Manchester and Sheffield - became the UK's first National Park and rightly so. This much-loved landscape has cultural integrity, geographical variety, treasured wildlife habitats and lots of recreational opportunities. Its rockier southern half, the White Peak, takes its name from the underlying limestone and is a charming mosaic of idyllic villages, pastures, woods and valleys. The 35 walks cross the gritstone uplands and moors and explore the Wye and its tributary dales. The book offers a wide selection of easy circular routes of up to 8 miles, illustrated with OS map extracts and forms one of the first two books in Cicerone's three-volume series on the Peak District.

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Format Paperback
Imprint Cicerone Press
Publication Date 18 Sep 2009
ISBN 9781852845179
Number of Pages 224

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