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Wirksworth Round Challenge Walk

  • Location Wirksworth, nr Matlock, Derbyshire.
  • Price from £40.00
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Join this circular walk centred around the historic town of Wirksworth on the edge of the Peak District. The walk is 17 miles in length (28km) and with approximately 900m of ascent. 

The start of the walk is Wirksworth Stone Centre car park. The walk takes us through historic lead mining and quarry sites, Cromford canal and mills, Black Rocks and High Peak disused railway. 

It includes delightful woodland sections and stunning views of the Ecclesbourne and Derwent Valleys. The length of this walk indicates that participants must be fit and able to walk at a consistent pace throughout the walk and happy completing undulating walks of 15 miles or more.

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Charity fundraising
  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties

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Effort Level

You’ll be working up a sweat. Bring along a touch of enthusiasm and a little determination

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough


    What's included

  • Other Not provided

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing Walking boots. Waterproof rucksack with comfortable outdoor clothing including spare fleece or jumper, medium sized rucksack with waterproof liner, hat and gloves.
  • Waterproofs Waterproof jacket and trousers.
  • Food Packed lunch and lots of snacks.
  • Drink Plenty of water - at least 2 litres.
  • Other Sun cream and midge repellant.


Flexible Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the activity is scheduled to start.


Wirksworth, nr Matlock, Derbyshire.


Peak Walking Adventures

Peak Walking Adventures

Peak Walking Adventures is the experience provider for Wirksworth Round Challenge Walk