A great walk along part of the 8.5 mile Monsal Trail which runs along the former Midland Railway line between Blackwell Mill, in Chee Dale and Coombs Road, at Bakewell.
This walk is the section from Hassop Station Cafe and Cycle Hire to the far side of Cressbrook Tunnel through the recently re-opened tunnels along the former railway line.
Andrew was joined on the walk by British Olympic Mogal skier Ellie Koyander.
3½ miles (8km)
Level of difficulty
|Well maintained cycle path- gentle rise with tunnels|
Grid SK 21742 70522
|Keep on lead - cycle track|
|At Hassop Station|
On route - Hassop Station
A cafe/bookshop/cycle hire base in the old station building at Hassop - right along side the Monsal Trail.
BBC News - Go-ahead for reopening of tunnels
A short report showing what the trail looked like before the re-opening of the tunnels.
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