Padley Gorge and Surprise View Hike
This hike is an opportunity for like-minded people to share the trails, and is open to the public. This beautiful circular walk is a real treat, taking you through stunning woodland and onto wild open moorland for breathtaking views – and all in less than 5 miles.
Location: Padley Gorge and Surprise View Meeting at Grindleford Train Station (trains from Manchester arrive at 9.47, 1hr 2min direct) - Closest bus stop is Padley Hill. - Parking Grindleford Station Café
Level: Moderate - Woodland paths, grassy footpaths and moorland trails, no stiles, some uneven terrain in woodland and on moors.
Break: 1pm Picnic Break for 1hr
Duration: 3-4hrs (4.5 miles