Ashbourne lies just to the south of the Peak District and is the a convenient location to base yourself if you are looking for a walking break in the national park.

0 miles from Ashbourne
Start out at exploring Ashbourne then ascend and descend across lush farmland on an undulating ramble to Mapleton and back.
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2 miles from Ashbourne
Take a fabulous rural ramble on the border between Derbyshire and Staffordshire which passes a succession of historic houses, crosses a ‘double-decker’ bridge and ends in an eerie tunnel
Click here to view the details of the Mayfield walk

Great British Life: St Mary and St Barlock Church, NorburySt Mary and St Barlock Church, Norbury (Image: Ashley Franklin)

2 miles from Ashbourne
An easy-going ramble around Osmaston Park and village located on the edge of the picturesque Derbyshire Dales.
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5 miles from Ashbourne
Great walks are not limited within the boundaries of the Peak District, this county border walk saunters from Staffordshire over the Dove and dabbles into Derbyshire.
Click here to view the details of the Norbury walk

5 miles from Ashbourne
Explore the countryside around Tissington, the pretty estate village tucked away amid rolling hills whose well dressing tradition is world renowned.
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Great British Life: The view from Millway LaneThe view from Millway Lane (Image: Archant)

7 miles from Ashbourne
Begin the walk through historic Brassington and enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Carsington Water on the return which appears like a giant puddle embracing the Peak District landscape.
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8 miles from Ashbourne
This walk, tucked away among limestone hills on the county border, initially descends to the Dove down a quiet lane to the picture postcard village of Milldale. After a riverside wander the ascent up Hall Dale and then end the walk with a roller-coaster ancient path with scenic views.
Click here to view the details of the Alstonefield walk

All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change. We advise you acquire a recent OS map of the area you plan to visit and assure there are no major changes.