Skip to page content | Using this site

Member Login: Join

Derby Canal Ring

45 km / 28 miles

Derbys, Notts
A walk taking in the Derby, Erewash and Trent & Mersey canals.


Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Anytime Challenges; Easy; Canal
Start and Finish
SK362356 - Railway Station, Derbys
View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Walking the Derby Canal Ring (John Merrill Foundation - 1997)
Badge & Certificate
Badge & Certificate for Derby Canal Ring (John Merrill Foundation)
John Merrill Challenge Walk Reference Book (John Merrill Foundation - 2013)


You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a path or a marker for more info.(interactive map help)

Show Connected Path Outlines
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Other Paths
Anytime Challenges

Show Accommodation
B & B Accommodation

Show Points of Interest
Walkers are Welcome

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.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger
OS Landranger Active
OS Explorer
OS Explorer Active

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
4 Km
22 Km
5 Km
25 Km
B & B Accommodation
Castletown House  (bookable online)
3 Km
26 Km
Donington Manor Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
26 Km
B & B Accommodation
Spring Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
30 Km
The Priest House Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
31 Km
Walkers are Welcome
2 Km
33 Km
Jurys Inn Derby  (bookable online)
1 Km
45 Km
Hallmark Hotel Derby  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
45 Km

Click to show 6 more Accommodations

Connected Paths:


GPS Exchange Format Route File
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

45.3 Km (28.1 miles)
198 m (650 ft) ascent
52 m (171 ft)  maximum height