GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Dronfield 2000 Rotary Round Walk

11 miles (18 km)

Explore the woodland and farmland around Dronfield, in Derbyshire, on this pleasant circular walk. There are some steep climbs but with the reward of some splendid views of the nearby Peak District National Park. You will pass Dronfield, Holmesfield Woods, Dronfield Woodhouse and Coal Aston with waymarking to guide you along the way.
The route runs for just over 12 miles using various public footpaths running through the countryside.

Dronfield 2000 Rotary Walk OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Dronfield 2000 Rotary Walk Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Walks near Dronfield

  • Shillito Woods - These woods near the village of Millthorpehave a nice walking trail and views across Ramsley Moor in the Peak District
  • Birchen Edge - Climb to this gritstone edge and enjoy wonderful views over the Derwent Valley in the Peak District
  • Curbar Edge - This circular walk takes you along the spectacular Curbar Edge in the Peak District
  • Chatsworth Park - A circuit around the splendid Chatsworth Park in the Derbyshire Peak District
  • Padley Gorge Trail - Follow the Padley Gorge Trail through this stunning wooded valley in the Peak District
  • Longshaw Estate - The Longshaw Estate is a National Trust owned country park in Upper Padley in the Peak District

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

To continue your walking around Dronfield you could try the woodland trails in Shillito Woods or climb to Birchen Edge for fine views over the area.

Photos

Near Dronfield Woodhouse. - geograph.org.uk - 125313

Near Dronfield Woodhouse. A view looking north west from the Dronfield Woodhouse to Holmsfield road.

Dronfield Peel Monument

Peel Monument, on the High St in Dronfield, Derbyshire.

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River Drone near Unstone

Holmesfield Park Wood - geograph.org.uk - 1712063

Holmesfield Park Wood

Elevation Profile

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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