Sunday 7th October


Start Time: 10:30

Start Point: Surprise View Car Park A6187, Grindleford, Hope Valley

Grid Ref:

Nearest Postcode: S32 1DA


Car Sharing: In front of Town Hall at 9:50

Distance: 5.5 miles

Difficulty: Moderate

Contact: Jack - please send an email to:

enquiries@chesterfieldyoungramblers.co.uk if you wish to come along.

Walk Description

A moderate circular walk over moorland to the East of Hathersage. We go north passing Mother Cap and Higger Tor before reaching Burbage Edge. We walk along the Edge and pass through Longshaw Estate which takes us back to the start point.

Please note I do not drive so will require help with the car share. If you are planning to come to the town hall and wish to drive to the start point can you please let me know.

Walks Difficulty


Leisurely - walks for reasonably fit people with at least a little country walking experience. May include unsurfaced rural paths. Walking boots and warm, waterproof clothing are recommended.

Moderate - walks for people with country walking experience and a good level of fitness. May include some steep paths and open country. Walking boots and warm, waterproof clothing are essential.

Strenuous - walks for experienced country walkers with an above average fitness level. May include hills and rough country, and may be at a brisk pace. Walking boots and warm, waterproof clothing are essential. People in doubt about their fitness should contact the organiser or leader in advance.

Please note you should wear suitable footwear and clothing for the time of year. Take waterproofs, food and water and either additional clothing for winter walks / poor weather and sun cream and extra water for summer walks. The walk leader can refuse anyone who they do not feel is able or prepared for the walk.