Gratton Dale and Long Dale

Gratton Dale and Long Dale guided walk

3. Gratton Dale and Long Dale, Peak District, with Rachel Bolton

Sunday 11 April 2021


A guided walk in the White Peak area of the Peak District, as part of a small group of no more than five people plus your guide.


This is a different kind of limestone scenery day to Saturdays Lathkill Dale walk.  Our walk today includes Gratton Dale where we will hope to see many different types of wild flowers and the dry valley of Long Dale, again visiting old lead mining sites and the River Bradford .


The distance is about 8 miles/13km with approx 800ft/244m elevation.


The cost is £38 per person.  You are booking with Rachel Bolton who will guide the walk on the day.  Please book and pay below.

Gratton Dale and Long Dale with Rachel Bolton.


  • Places available

Meeting place and time

We meet at 9:15am to be ready for a 9:30am start in the Coldwell End car park in the village of Youlgreave.  Car parking here is free of charge. 



If you would like to stay locally the night before or after this walk, the village Youlgreave would be ideal.  There are several other small villages nearby, or the town of Bakewell is just a short drive away. 


Further Information

Essential Information
General information sheet providing advice regarding what to wear and what to bring with you on your guided walk.
General Information - Full Day Walks.pdf
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Alternative Dates - Private Guiding

For greater flexibility, why not do this as a private guided walk on a day of your choice, either on your own or with a group of friends or family?.