Superlative Walks

Urban trails, each with something very special

New Mills

A scenic five-mile walk around New Mills,  Derbyshire taking in the Torrs, a community hydro electric scheme, a speaking tube and a millennium walkway.



Key Facts

Location: New Mills, Derbyshire

Parking : There are several small-scale pay and display car parks signed from the top of Union Street

Distance:  5.3 miles

Time : 2.5 hours (excluding stops)

Ascent/Descent: 508 feet

Map: OS Explorer OL1 The Peak District

The Map

We have used the excellent Plotaroute to lay out and display our walks. With this map you can print, zoom and carry out other functions using the menu at the top right of the box. Alternatively you can click on the link below the map to visit the walk on the plotaroute site.

For your convenience we offer the directions in two different formats


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