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Prince's head and name in gold on brown discBonnie Prince Charlie Walk

28 km / 17 miles

Devised to celebrate the RA Diamond Jubilee, the walk follows the general route taken by Prince Charles Edward Stuart on his march in 1745 from Ashbourne to Derby, through woods and farmland. Links with the Centenary Way (Derbyshire) at Ashbourne.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Prince's head and name in gold on brown disc
Prince's head and name in gold on brown disc
Easy; Heritage; Monarchy
SK181467 - Ashbourne, Derbyshire
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SK353365 - Derby, Derbyshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Bonnie Prince Charlie Walk (John Pritchard-Jones - 1995)
External PDF
Bonnie Prince Charlie Walk (Derby and South Derbyshire Ramblers)


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Other Paper Maps:
Around & About XL
Bonnie Prince Charlie Walk, Ashbourne to Derby (Yellow Publications - June 2015)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

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Orchard Dales Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
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Hillcrest House  (bookable online)
5 Km
< 1 Km
Church Farm Cottages  (bookable online)
2 Km
3 Km
The Chop House  (bookable online)
1 Km
13 Km
Jurys Inn Derby  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
28 Km
Hallmark Hotel Derby  (bookable online)
1 Km
28 Km

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Route Profile:

27.2 Km (16.9 miles)
285 m (935 ft) ascent
181 m (594 ft)  maximum height