Dove Dale - March 2010

HF Holidays - three days of walking near Dove Dale in Derbyshire.


Photo Gallery

(1) (Arrival day)
Sunset over Dove Dale.
(2) (Crich to Cromford, Day 1)
Sherwood Foresters Regimental Memorial at Crich.
(3) The end of the line at the Tramway Museum.
(4) Dethick church, north of Holloway.
(5) Railway crosses the Derwent near Lea Wood.
(6) (Froggatt Edge to Bakewell, Day 2)
Three Ships stones on Birchen Edge near Baslow.
(7) The Hunting Tower overlooking Chatsworth House.
(8) A gnarled old beech tree above Chatsworth.
(9) An aqueduct which forms part of the system supplying Chatsworth's grounds.
(10) Mallards near the cafe and shops at Chatsworth.
(11) Chatsworth House undergoing renovation.
(12) Our group descends into Bakewell with the coach awaiting.
(13) (Hulme End to Newton House, Day 3)
Lead mine workings around Ecton Hill.
(14) Heading up the col at Wetton Hill.
(15) Leaving the pretty village of AlstoneField, after lunch.
(16) Sean the Sheep and pals.
(17) Heading down to Narrowdale having detoured to climb its summit.
(18) Dove Dale, which has several different 'dales' along its length.
(19) Having climbed out of Dove Dale we had a short stretch of the Tissington Trail to do and then home to Newton House.

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