GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Stoney Middleton

3 miles (5 km)

Enjoy a short walk through the pretty Coombs Dale on this route from the village of Stoney Middleton. There's some nice limestone scenery, attractive woodland, and nice views over the surrounding Peak District countryside.
Just to the west of the village centre you can pick up a footpath heading south to Coombs Dale. Here you follow a tree lined bridleway through the dale. You head towards Deep Rake at the southern end of the dale. Here you have the option of heading a short distance to the west and enjoying a walk along Longstone Edge. The limeston ridge runs from east to west for about 6 kilometres (3.7mi), from the village ofCalverto the River Wye atMonsal Dale. There's fabulous over the White Peak from the 395 metres (1,296ft) high point.
You could also head north east to Calver Peak and the village of Calver.
This walk follows other footpaths back through the dale before returning to Stoney Middleton.
Back in the village you can enjoy refreshments at the walker friendly Lover's Leap cafe or the Moon Inn pub.
The village is located just to the south of Eyam where you can pick up a number of good walking trails.
You could also head a short distance to the east to pick up the long distance Derwent Valley Heritage Way and enjoy riverside paths along the River Derwent.

Stoney Middleton OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Stoney Middleton Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Stoney Middleton - High Street junction with The Avenue (A623) - geograph.org.uk - 987974

Stoney Middleton

Rose hips and sheep in Coombs Dale - geograph.org.uk - 945982

Rose hips and sheep in Coombs Dale

Footpath between Stoney Middleton and Calver - geograph.org.uk - 1365811

Footpath between Stoney Middleton and Calver

View over Coombs Dale to Highfields Farm - geograph.org.uk - 148937

View over Coombs Dale to Highfields Farm

Limestone outcrop above Coombs Dale - geograph.org.uk - 602950

Limestone outcrop above Coombs Dale

The old road down Coombs Dale - geograph.org.uk - 148940

The old road down Coombs Dale

GPS Files

GPX File

Stoney Middleton.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Stoney Middleton.mmo (right click - 'Save As')