Edale

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Edale is in Derbyshire. Edale is the name of a valley of the River Noe and the name used by most people for Grindsbrook Booth, the settlement where the only train station in the valley is located.

Get in

By train to from Manchester Piccadilly or Sheffield

Get around

  • Train along the valley to Hope or Hathersage or Chinley
  • Walk or bus to Castleton or other nearby Peak District villages and towns

See

  • The surrounding hills
  • The Visitor Centre between the station and the village centre

Do

Pitch a Tent (camp site in the village centre) before you walk the hills

Walk on the hills

  • Up Grindsbrook Clough onto Kinder Scout then to Kinder Downfall and either Hayfield or the Snake Pass
  • Over Mam Tor or Hollins Cross to Castleton and the caves
  • Over Jacobs Ladder and past Edale Cross to Hayfield
  • Along the Pennine Way to the South Pennines, Yorkshire Dales, High Pennines, Cheviots, Hadrians Wall, and Scotland

Have an evening in the pubs after you have walked the hills

Buy

Sandwiches and Chocolate for your walk in the hills (in the shop next to the campsite in the village centre).

Eat

  • Toasted teacakes and other light snack in the two cafes.
  • Bar Meals in the two pubs.

(One of each by the station and in the village centre).

Drink

  • Beer in the pubs
  • Tea in the teashops

Sleep

  • B&B in cottages or the pubs
  • Campsite in the village centre

Contact

  • Peak District National Park website

Get out


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