- 1 Can you cycle in Chatsworth Park?
- 2 How long does it take to cycle the Monsal Trail?
- 3 Where does the Tissington Trail start and finish?
- 4 How far is it to cycle around Carsington Water?
- 5 How much is entry to Chatsworth House?
- 6 Is parking free at Chatsworth?
- 7 Is the Monsal trail suitable for road bikes?
- 8 Is the Monsal trail a loop?
- 9 Where is Monsal Dale?
- 10 How long does it take to walk the Tissington Trail?
- 11 Is the High Peak Trail flat?
- 12 Where is the start of the Monsal Trail?
- 13 How long does it take to cycle 8 miles?
- 14 How long does it take to walk around Carsington?
- 15 How far is the Monsal Trail?
Can you cycle in Chatsworth Park?
Bicycles are only allowed on the public road (B6012) through the park, on the bridlepath from Calton Lees to Edensor and on tarmac roads on the estate. Footpaths across the moor, east of Stand Wood, are open for most of the year. The Chatsworth House Trust reserves the right to close the footpaths occasionally.
How long does it take to cycle the Monsal Trail?
How long is the Monsal Trail and how long does it take to ride it? The trail is nearly 8 miles to the end from the hire centre. How long it takes is up to you. If you travel at a brisk pace to the end and back with limited stops to enjoy the view you can do it in under two hours.
Where does the Tissington Trail start and finish?
The Tissington Trail runs for 13 miles from Parsley Hay (53.1706°N 1.7828°W) in the north to Ashbourne (53.0196°N 1.7397°W) in the south.
How far is it to cycle around Carsington Water?
Grade: Easy. Located on the edge of the Peak District National Park, Carsington Water is a popular centre for outdoor activities including cycling, walking, sailing and fishing. The cycle route featured here is a loop of the reservoir, at approximately 8 miles long.
How much is entry to Chatsworth House?
2020 Chatsworth group pricing
|1 August to 6 November 2020|
|House & garden after 2pm (exc. bank holiday weekends and RHS 11-14 June)||£16.50||£9|
|Last minute house & garden bookings after 2pm (Less than one week to visit exc. bank holiday weekends)||£17.50||£10|
|Garden only (exc. bank holiday weekends)||£12||£6|
Is parking free at Chatsworth?
House car park
If you have purchased a ticket to the house, garden and/or farmyard, parking is included. You do not need a separate car park ticket.
Is the Monsal trail suitable for road bikes?
It’s suitable for any type of cycle. The trail is flat, we saw lots of road cyclists using the trail. fine for a road bike. the route is almost all tarmac and flat.
Is the Monsal trail a loop?
Monsal, Dale and Bakewell Circular Route is a 12.3 mile loop trail located near Bakewell, Derbyshire, England that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and nature trips.
Where is Monsal Dale?
Monsal Dale is a valley in Derbyshire, England, in the White Peak limestone area of the Peak District National Park. It is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) (1) and part of a Europe-wide network called Natura 2000.
How long does it take to walk the Tissington Trail?
|21.2 km||156 m||4-5 hours – walking, plus return|
Is the High Peak Trail flat?
The High Peak Trail is one of the best Peak District cycle routes for families as it’s relatively flat (away from the Cromford end) and traffic free. The path is gravel mostly, so not ideal for scooters.
Where is the start of the Monsal Trail?
The Monsal Trail is in the centre of the Peak District National Park, starting just north of Bakewell, 10 miles north of Matlock and 8 miles west of Chesterfield in Derbyshire. There are many entrance points to the Monsal Trail along the route between Bakewell and Blackwell Mill at Chee Dale – see our map.
How long does it take to cycle 8 miles?
If you want to know how long it will take you as a general rule (once your fitness is up), I would personally aim for sub-25 minutes for an 8 mile commute without hills (20mph is a 3 minute mile) – but even a more sedate 15mph will get you there in just over half an hour. Commuting is only a race if you want it to be.
How long does it take to walk around Carsington?
Carsington Water Circular
|Start||Carsington Water visitor centre (SK 241 516). Signposted from Wirksworth and the A517 Ashbourne-Belper road at the Ashbourne end of the village of Hulland Ward (click for MAP)|
|Terrain||Good paths, tracks and roads.|
|Time||Three to four hours|
How far is the Monsal Trail?
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.