Stanton Moor: Nine Ladies circular walk

Offering spectacular views of the surrounding landscape, this hugely contested landscape is home to over seventy ancient monuments. Follow the footsteps of our ancestors on this short 2 mile walk and explore the diverse ways in which the stone beneath us, has and continues to shape the diverse landscapes on Stanton Moor.

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Starting Point: South-west entrance to Stanton Moor (Ordnance Survey grid reference - SK242628)
Distance: 2 miles / 3.3 km
Grade: Easy
Allow: 1 hour 30 mins
Map: Explorer OL24 The Peak District - White Peak Area
Terrain: Two stiles will need to be crossed, but the route is generally flat and good under foot.
Nearest Town: Birchover
Walk Guide: Aimee Blease-Bourne - Aimee is currently undertaking a postgraduate degree following the completion of her Masters degree in Social and Cultural Theory for which her dissertation concentrated on Stanton Moor.

Travel Information:  The 172 bus service operated by Hulleys provides a service from Matlock and Bakewell.The nearest car park is illustrated on the map a few hundred metres south of the start point.

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

For further information on Stanton Moor visit the Peak Experience website.

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