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High Peak Walking and Cycling Festival

A whole host of guided and self guided trails, in a celebration of the great outdoors.

20th to 29th September 2024

The High Peak Walking and Cycling Festival is a celebration of the region’s stunning landscapes and outdoor activities. Set amidst the picturesque backdrop of the Peak District National Park, the festival offers a diverse array of events tailored for walkers and cyclists of all ages and abilities.

From guided walks through rolling hills and lush valleys to adrenaline-pumping mountain biking trails and self guided routes through local towns and villages, the festival aims to showcase the natural beauty and outdoor opportunities of the High Peak.

Participants can explore our charming villages, historic sites, and scenic routes that highlight the area's rich heritage and breathtaking vistas. Local guides and experts often lead themed walks and rides, providing insights into the High Peak unique landscape and historic connections.

By promoting sustainable tourism and active recreation, the High Peak Walking and Cycling Festival not only celebrates our breathtaking landscapes but also supports local businesses.

Exclusive Walking & Cycling Festival offers

Discover adventure and community at our High Peak Walking and Cycling Festival and what's more we have some fantastic offers during the festival week - 20th to 29th September 2024.
Enjoy all that the High Peak has to offer with the chance to meet like-minded people who share your passion for the great outdoors.

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All High Peak Walking and Cycling Festival Events


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Move More Glossop – Friday Hiking Group

Climbing trigs around the Peak District National Park with Julian Ford

20th September 2024

9:30 am - 12:00 pm


Mountain Biking Taster Day with Pure Outdoor

Fun and action-packed one day course, an introduction to Mountain Biking in the Peak District

21st September 2024

9:30 am - 4:30 pm


Right Way in a Day Navigation Course with Pure…

Embrace the freedom of the hills and seize the opportunity to navigate with confidence.

21st September 2024

9:30 am - 4:00 pm


Short walk to Whaley Bridge with Buxton Rambling…

Short walk from Buxton Pavilion Gardens (up to 8 miles)

22nd September 2024

9:30 am - 2:00 pm


Walk to Ladder Hill with Buxton Rambling Club

Medium length walk from Buxton Pavilion Gardens (up to 12 miles)

22nd September 2024

9:30 am - 4:00 pm


Mount Famine & South Head 8km walk - Women Only

Join Peak Outdoor Coaching and enjoy some of the best scenery in the Peak District! With two Ethels to bag, this moderate 8km loop has some…

23rd September 2024

10:00 am - 1:30 pm


Naze View Farm – a walk with Alpacas

Enjoy a farm and woodland walk with a four legged friend

25th September 2024

10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Combs Moss from Buxton Railway Station guided walk

Join us for a walk of 15km from Buxton railway station exploring the moorland plateau of Combs Moss above the town to find an ancient hillfort, hear…

26th September 2024

9:50 am - 3:00 pm

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