The Great Ridge Christmas walk in the Peak District
A Christmas walk Starting and Finishing in Castleton in the peak District. We shall start from the Visitor centre in Castleton which has a public pay and display carpark and will take the old Broken road up to Mam Tor and along the Great Ridge via Hollins Cross, Back Tor and Lose hill and then down into Hope where we can stop at the local Café or hostelry.
During the walk we shall sample Mince Pies and Mulled wine.
We will have handouts for you that will give you some information about the local history of the area like the castle, the caverns and mother hill (Mam Tor). We also have laminate copies of the route for you so you can also start to gain any navigational training and education if you so wish.
The walk will involve some hill climbing and the paths are good.
8.5 miles or 13.6km
450m of ascent.
Tickets are £25 pp
When you book the walk I will send you the details of the walk along with equipment, route map and GPS file.
So why Choose Mountain Escapes? All the walks are led by Qualified Local Guides with Local knowledge, we make sure that from booking to completion it is stress free and enjoyable.
Our aim is to make sure you have a great time lots of fun and photos.