Monsal trail: Peak District National Park
The Monsal Trail is a traffic free route for walkers, cyclists, horse riders and wheelchair users through some of the Peak District’s most spectacular limestone dales. The trail runs along the former Midland Railway line for 8.5 miles between Blackwell Mill, in Chee Dale and Coombs Road, at Bakewell.
Wildboarclough & Shutlingsloe, Cheshire
The Crag Inn at Wildboarclough lies in a quiet valley of easternmost Cheshire. The wild gritstone hills and moors of the Peak District rise all around. The farm buildings of the district are dark and
1 Mevagissey, CornwallDistance 2 or 7 miles; OS Explorer map 105They sound like something straight out of a Daphne du Maurier novel, and the Lost Gardens of Heligan (£13.50, family £35; heligan.com)