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Yellow arrows and sheaf symbolsSheffield Country Walk

85 km / 53 miles

Derbys, S Yorks
This varied route around the outskirts of the city passes many sites and buildings of archaeological, historical and industrial interest. It follows woodland and riverside paths, crossing undulating farmland and the open gritstone moorlands to the west of the city.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Yellow arrows and sheaf symbols Waymark: Yellow arrows and sheaf symbols
Attributes: Challenging; Moorland; River; Heritage; Industrial History
Start and Finish:
SK434798 - Eckington, Derbys
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Web Sites: GPS Routes - Sheffield Country Walk

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet: Sheffield Country Walk (Ramblers Sheffield - 1996)


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  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 110111119120
OS Landranger Active: 110111119120
OS Explorer: 124269278
OS Explorer Active: 124269278

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

Hotels: Dusty Miller Inn 4 Km
Hotels: Carlton Park Hotel 3 Km
Hotels: Brecon Hotel Rotherham 3 Km
Other: Houseboat Hotels 1 Km
Hotels: The Sheffield Metropolitan Hotel 3 Km
B & B Accommodation: Wortley Cottage Guest House 5 Km
B & B Accommodation: Padley Farm B & B 2 Km
Hotels: Yorkshire Bridge Inn 2 Km
Self-catering: Ladybower Apartments 2 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Homestead And Cheesehouse, Bamford, Hope Valley 3 Km
Bunk House: Thorpe Farm Bunkhouses, Hathersage, Derbyshire 2 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Hathersage YHA, Hathersage, Hope Valley, Derbyshire 3 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Hathersage YHA, Castleton Road, Hathersage 3 Km
Self-catering: Gooseberry Barn 1 Km
Hotels: The Manor House 1 Km
Hotels: Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall Hotel < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Old Rectory Guest House 5 Km

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Connected Paths:

Paths Marked on OS mapping: Barnsley Boundary Walk; Cuckoo Way; Rotherham Round Walk; Trans Pennine Trail; Trans Pennine Trail - Chesterfield and Sheffield Link
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Other Paths: Dronfield 2000 Rotary Walk; Great English Walk; Inn the Peak District; Penistone Line Trail; Rotherham Ring Route; Sheffield Way; South Yorkshire Way - Central Route; Three Ridings on Foot; Tops of the North (Carlisle and Cheviot to Cat and Fiddle); White To Dark Way
Click to show 7 more Other Paths
Anytime Challenges: Bell Walk Major; Dark Peak Boundary Walk; Dark Peak Challenge Walk; Eleven Guide Stoops of Bradfield; Gritstone Edge Walk; Peak District High Level Route; Peakland Way
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Route Profile:

85.9 Km (53.4 miles)
1,850 m (6,070 ft) ascent
447 m (1,467 ft)  maximum height