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Tissington Trail and High Peak Trail

Peak District National Park, England
+44 1335 343666
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Great way to exercise in a picturesque enviroment

Walked the train which was 6 mile return from the hotel were we were staying to Tissington village... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MerseysideLynn
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merseyside
Park at Tissington Village for good access to trail

Only walked the route from Tissington to Ashbourne and back. Went on a weekday and only saw a few... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Janet H
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked the train which was 6 mile return from the hotel were we were staying to Tissington village. Trail used to be a railway line so is a straight paved walkway. Popular with cyclists and walkers. The view during the walk is beautiful looking at...More

Thank MerseysideLynn
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Only walked the route from Tissington to Ashbourne and back. Went on a weekday and only saw a few cyclists but guess could be busier at weekends and in warmer weather. Nice flat trail. One or two of the bridges were very icy (due to...More

Thank Janet H
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

A fantastic walk on a winter day. Good value parking, but limited. A nice easy walk with the family.

Thank GeoffNorfolk
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The rail trail winds through the countryside. climb over the styles and through yards of sheep to the country church and then down the hill to Tissington village. The village is nestled around Tissington Hall (manor house) which is still occupied by the descendants of...More

1  Thank JulzE
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We were staying in a cottage in Wirksworth and found the High Peak Trail within 10 mins from our door. We started at High Peak Junction walking up an amazing incline originally taking trains and carriages using a pulley! The scenery along the HPT, including...More

Thank Westview50
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely walk along the trail. Scenery’s so beautiful in this area. The trail is along an old railway line so no cars, only thing to watch out for are cyclists as it’s very popular with them as it’s flattish. Most are very considerate....More

Thank Craig B
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great ride , joined the trail at Bolehill and cycled for about 7 miles away from Cromford. A couple of challenging climbs but conquered both :) Really enjoyed the history, scenery and being out in the country. Great days cycling. Next day we...More

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were looking for a secure area to walk our puppy off lead and parked in the car park at Tissington (pay and display). We chose to walk in one direction for about 20 mins then back, had a bit of cake and coffee at...More

Thank Bobby097
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is a great trail to either walk or ride your bike on. The surface is solid so your bike will travel over it with no problem. There are a number of villages you can see on the way and the views from it are...More

1  Thank Paul A
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lovely easy cycle with plenty of stopping areas for picnics along the way. Bikes can be hired in Ashbourne or further up the trail

Thank PamK45
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rlorry347
25 August 2017|
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Response from Rob J | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes they are. Old railway, so for most of the time you cannot even see a road. Where roads cross there are gates to walk through.
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Jacky J
19 July 2017|
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Response from Paul K | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I would think it highly unlikely, as suggested above give them a call.
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rlorry347
29 June 2017|
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Response from monkeyboy75 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ashbourne, DE6 1FD cheers
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