6 walks near Castleton

Castleton with a view of Mam Tor

Castleton with a view of Mam Tor - Credit: Archant

A selection of walks close to one of the most popular walking spots in the UK.

Castleton by Pat Tisdall

Castleton by Pat Tisdall - Credit: Archant

Castleton Circular
0 miles from Castleton
While this walk describes Castleton at Christmas, the ascent to Cave Dale rewards you with distant views of a truly spectacular landscape all year round.
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Mam Tor by David Hodgkiss

Mam Tor by David Hodgkiss - Credit: Archant

Castleton and Mam Tor
0 miles from Castleton
The views across to Kinder to the north and down to Hope Valley to the south are well worth the climb up the Winnats Pass and the stepped path up from Mam Nick.
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Rushup Edge by Ashley Cox

Rushup Edge by Ashley Cox - Credit: Archant

Mam Tor and Rushup Edge
2.5 miles from Castleton
You will be rewarded with wonderful views across to the Kinder Plateau above Edale to the north and down south over the rolling hills and dales of the White Peak.
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Hope Valley by Ian Moorcroft

Hope Valley by Ian Moorcroft - Credit: Archant

Hope and Win Hill
2.5 miles from Castleton
This walk in the Hope Valley takes you past fascinating properties ranging from modest cottages to majestic mansions. You will also pass through the remains of a Roman fort and follow the route taken long ago by legionnaires.
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A glorious view of the gently sweeping hills

A glorious view of the gently sweeping hills - Credit: Archant

Vale of Edale
4 miles from Castleton
Far away from busy main roads, this undulating tour around the Vale of Edale following old paths, tracks and trails, enjoys dramatic views of distant peaks as well as offering an option to peep over the famous Great Ridge into neighbouring Hope Valley..
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Footbridge at Bamford Mill

Footbridge at Bamford Mill - Credit: Archant

Bamford
5 miles from Castleton
After exploring the back streets of Bamford, this walk follows mainly paths, tracks and quiet country roads, ascending gradually to heady heights for panoramic views.
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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.