Last updated 18.10.2019  

Date The walk starts at 10:30 on the 22 Oct 2019
White Edge and the Derwent
Walk Info [031] Route goes along White Edge, perhaps seeing deer and hearing the bellows of stags. After a descent through Hay Wood we head south on the banks of the Derwent to Calver and on to Baslow, where we take a less-usual route to Baslow Edge to finish.
Distance 16.7 km
Ascents 425 m
(long walk)
Helen Johnson..........[01 509 260 639] --and-- [07 949 393 401]
Walk Info
(short walk)
[031z] The walk starts the same way as the longer one. Later it arrives at Calver, where there is a pleasant coffee shop, and finishes with a formidable 300m climb. If you can persuade your car driver to collect you at the coffee shop then the route is 10.6km and 80m of ascent.
Distance 12.4 km
Ascents 355 m
(short walk)
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Start In car park near crest of the hill.
Grid Ref SK 262 747
Travel A619 from Chesterfield to Baslow. Then A623 to Calver. On entering the village turn R into the road set back from the main one. Take the right hand road of the pair and follow it steeply uphill for less than a mile. Car park on left.
Google Maps time from Loughborough 63 min for 52 miles
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Extra Info The car park is pay and display, but there are free parking places down the hill to the W.
Toilets at start? No - suggest calling at Baslow en route.