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Escaping the city!

Living in Sheffield affords us a unique opportunity – to live in a busy city with every amenity available but to also be half an hour away from some of the most beautiful countryside in England. 509 more words

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Something new in Dark Peak Walks

I fully believe in adding value wherever I can. As a writer, I make my living by showing people something they may not be aware of, some interesting facts, beautiful walks, wonderful photos, being helpful wherever I can and generally spreading the message that outdoor walking is great, especially in the Peak District. 250 more words

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Penistone Stile - Peak District

Looking out over a failed attempt at using land for agricultural purposes. This land, Penistone Stile, sits between the higher former common lands of Featherbed Moss which lay beyond the most southern of the Howden Edges and the 1811 enclosures lower down the slopes of the Derwent Valley, known as Hey’s, Upper, Nether and Cow. 322 more words

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Mud, mayhem, and (s)miles

Last weekend three intrepid explorers and myself headed up to the Dark Peak for a couple of days of the aforementioned mud and adventures. The only firm plan we had was… 1,275 more words

Hiking around Monsal Dale - Peak District, England

Start: Ashford-in-the-water

Distance: 5.75 miles (9.2 km), circular

Minimum time: 3h 30min

Parking: behind the church, £ 1 for the day, start from the car park… 273 more words


Dark Peak Walks - Book Launch

Lots of people who ordered my book, Dark Peak Walks published by Cicerone Press, from my own blog had suggested a book launch and that they would like to come and collect their book in person. 556 more words

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