6 of the best February walks in the Peak District

PUBLISHED: 08:00 04 February 2020 | UPDATED: 08:52 04 February 2020

Walking near Hathersage by Sally Mosley

Walking near Hathersage by Sally Mosley

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We looked through our archives to see what we recommended to you in previous years during February.

Duffield Bridge by Sally MosleyDuffield Bridge by Sally Mosley

Duffield

February 2019 issue

Duffield is a few miles north up the A6 from Derby, making it a perfect day trip for city dwellers. This walk is a mixture of urban and rural so nothing too strenous here.

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Looking over Hathersage towards Stanage Edge by Sally MosleyLooking over Hathersage towards Stanage Edge by Sally Mosley

Hathersage Circular

February 2018 issue

Head for the heights outside Hathersage to enjy fantastic views of the Peak District. The location of this walk makes it ideal for a day trip from Sheffield.

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Snowdrops at Stanshope Hall by Sally MosleySnowdrops at Stanshope Hall by Sally Mosley

Alstonefield

February 2017 issue

Depending on the weather, February can be the ideal time of year to spot snowdrops. We head to the Staffordshire side of the Peak District to view them at Stanshope Hall.

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View towards Win Hill by Sally MosleyView towards Win Hill by Sally Mosley

Bamford

February 2016 issue

Another walk in the Hope Valley, just a few miles west of Hathersage is Bamford. We set off from here along country roads before heading for the hills.

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2015 Elvaston Castle by Sally Mosley2015 Elvaston Castle by Sally Mosley

Elvaston

February 2015 issue

Head to the outskirts of Derby to Elvaston Castle Country Park, where we take a walk through the grounds and then following the flow of the Rive Derwent.

Click here to view the details of the Elvaston walk

Snowdrops at Hopton Hall by Sally MosleySnowdrops at Hopton Hall by Sally Mosley

Hopton and Carsington

February 2014 issue

Another walk that is at it's best during February, Hopton Hall is famed for its snowdrop display and summer gardens which are open on occasion to the public.

Click here to view the details of the Hopton walk

 

All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change.

 

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