Grindleford: Ghost of a river

Follow the ghost of a river as your tour takes you back millions of years to see how the geology of this area (and the Peak District) was laid down to give us the landscape we see today. The audio trail was produced in conjunction with Grindleford Youth Club.

Audio Trail files

Starting Point: National Park car park adjacent to the Robin Hood Inn (Ordnance Survey grid reference - SK280721)
Distance: 2.8 miles / 4.5 km
Grade: Moderate
Allow: 2 hours
Map: Explorer OL24 The Peak District - White Peak Area
Terrain: A couple of steep ascents and rocky descent on return to start. Two stiles to cross.
Nearest Town: Grindleford
Walk Guide: Aidan Jolly - Aidan is a self taught local artist and musician who has a great love of the Peak District

Travel Information: The start of this audio trail is served by a train station which has regular services from Manchester and Sheffield.

For further information on places to eat and stay please follow the link to

For further information on the Geology of the Peak District, visit the Peak Experience website. 

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