Walk the Peak District
From 12/05/2021 to 22/10/2021
Departure dates & prices
Dates Availability Price
May Wed 12 2021 to May Fri 14 2021AvailableFrom$625*
May Fri 28 2021 to May Sun 30 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Jun Wed 09 2021 to Jun Fri 11 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Jun Fri 25 2021 to Jun Sun 27 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Jul Fri 16 2021 to Jul Sun 18 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Jul Wed 28 2021 to Jul Fri 30 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Aug Wed 11 2021 to Aug Fri 13 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Aug Fri 27 2021 to Aug Sun 29 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Sep Wed 08 2021 to Sep Fri 10 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Sep Fri 17 2021 to Sep Sun 19 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Sep Wed 29 2021 to Oct Fri 01 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Oct Fri 08 2021 to Oct Sun 10 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Oct Wed 20 2021 to Oct Fri 22 2021AvailableFrom$625*
Walk the winding trails between picturesque villages and then hole up at a local pub to try a fittingly named brew from Intrepid Brewing Co.
Chat with the locals in the village community shop as you take a break from walks through beautiful countryside of farms, woods, and tumbledown remains.
Treat yourself one of the town’s famous tarts or puddings in Bakewell and explore the arched bridges, narrow shopping streets and stone cottages.
Enjoy the ease of leaving your walking boots at the same comfortable, conveniently located accommodation each night.
Walking at Longshaw can be a stroll to the pond, an easy-to-follow waymarked walk or striking out further afield.
Enjoy a walk tailored to the abilities of your group around this beautiful Estate.
Breakfasts Included: 2.
Original style bed & breakfast (2 nights).
Age: min 15.
Group Size: 1 - 12.
Bamford - Hope Valley & Village Walk.
Bamford - Local Beer Tasting (Intrepid Explorer Pub).
Hathersage - Hike to Bakewell.
Grindleford - Village Community Shop Drink & Snack.
Hathersage - Longshaw Estate Walk.
Day 1 - Peak District / Castleton to Bamford village walk Welcome to the Peak District. Start your Intrepid Retreats experience with be a Welcome Meeting with your host at 2 pm at the accommodation. Begin your active adventure with a walk through the Hope Valley to Bamford village. Castleton is the picture of a quintessentially England country town, with its slate grey old stone houses, countless pubs off the winding main road, and rolling green surrounds backed by steep hills on three sides, including the famous Mam Tor. Bamford is the highest remaining village in the Derwent valley, with many of its neighbours submerged in the mid-20th century by the construction of two reservoirs. Reward yourself for completing your first walk with a drink in a local pub in Bamford. Take your tastebuds on an intrepid adventure with what couldn’t be a more appropriate brew on tap – beers from Intrepid Brewing Co. Afterwards there is the option for return to Castleton by foot, or perhaps stay at the pub for dinner and catch a taxi back this evening.
Day 2 - Peak District / Castleton to Bakewell walk Fuel up with breakfast this morning to get ready for a full day of walking to Bakewell, known as the heart of the Peak District. Jump on the local bus to travel a few miles east to Hathersage for the start of your walk. Local legend has it that this hilly village is home to the grave of Robin Hood’s right-hand man Little John. Make your way along the banks of the River Derwent, passing farms, woods, beautiful cottages, old sawmills, and the tumbledown remains of chapels. Stop for a refresh in Grindleford and grab a tea in a shop that supports, and is run by, the local community. There’s even ice cream made in the Hope Valley. Continue on to Bakewell and pass Edensor, a picturesque village that was moved to improve the view for the resident Duke of nearby Chatsworth House. Bakewell’s history lies in the failed efforts of a local Duke to transform a remote market village into a spa town to outdo his local rival in Buxton, but today it's famous for sweet treats. Explore the town and be sure to try a bite in the original shop of the Bakewell Pudding. The tart may be more well known, but the slippery, almond-flavoured dessert – accidentally invented in the 18th century and made to a top-secret recipe – is the real drawcard. Jump in a taxi back to Castleton for a free evening.
Day 3 - Peak District / Castleton to Longshaw Estate walk Hop back on the bus to Hathersage this morning after breakfast for the start of a walk in Longshaw Estate. Once used for shooting by the Duke of Rutland, the estate of moorland and woodland is now managed by the National Trust. Make your way through rhododendron bushes, past moss-covered barns and grazing sheep, over babbling brooks, boulders weathered into natural sculptures, and along the heather and gorse flanked packhorse trails which once connected Sheffield to the salt wells of Cheshire. There is the opportunity to join your host for an optional lunch after the walk, and your Peak District Intrepid Retreat comes to an end back at your accommodation this afternoon.
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