From pre-historic times until today, Macey, a 2nd Class Accredited Interpreter-Traveller with the Institute of Time Travellers will guide you through this scenic valley. Using state-of-the-art time travelling equipment you will be able to see how life has changed in this valley over the past 3000 years.
Starting Point: Burbage South car park (Ordnance Survey grid reference – SK088929)
Distance: 3.7 miles / 6 km
Allow: 1 hour
Map: Explorer OL01 The Peak District – Dark Peak Area
Terrain: The route is wet in places, steep ascents can be circumnavigated
Nearest town: Hathersage
Walk Guide: Macey – a second Class Accredited Interpreter-Traveller with the Institute of Time Travellers. A slightly cheeky, but loveable guide with vast experience of inter-galactic tours.
Travel Information: The 172 bus service operated by Hulleys provides a service from Matlock and Bakewell. The nearest car park is illustrated on the map a few hundred metres south of the start point.
The moors of the Peak District National Park have influenced many writers and provided the settings for dozens of TV programmes and films such as Pride and Prejudice. This tour takes you to some famous locations including the world renowned Stanage Edge