Climbing –  on our doorstep there are a number of climbing and bouldering opportunities around Dimmingsdale, and The Roaches are only a short distance away

Walking – Walkers have many routes to choose from including walks from our doorstep in Cotton Dell, Mathers Wood and Dimmingsdale as well as in Churnet Valley, Dovedale and along the Caldon Canal

Cycling – cyclists can enjoy parts of the Staffordshire Way and a number of other routes including the Manifold Valley

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You can find local routes at


Walks and country trails

A number of graded routes for climbing and bouldering within Churnet Valley and the surrounding area

For guided mountaineering activities including bouldering and climbing –

Information on the local area

The Peak District National Park

Information on Country Houses & Gardens

  • Food & Drink

    Some of our favourite places to eat and drink in the surrounding area

  • Places To Visit

    Click here to see the full list of attraction nearby

  • Activities

    If you enjoy the outdoors there are a range of opportunities for walking, cycling, climbing and bouldering

  • History & Culture

    A selection of our favourite cultural places to visit in the surrounding area