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Welcome to Edale

Nestled in the Hope Valley in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Edale marks the start and end of the Pennine Way

Edale is a small village at the start/end of the UK's first and most famous long distance walking path, the Pennine Way.

The village itself grew from the herdsmens' shelters or 'booths' at what are now the hamlets of Upper Booth, Barber Booth, Ollerbrook Booth and Nether Booth. The central 'booth' was Grindsbrook Booth, now usually called Edale Village.

The village has two popular pubs, a café and local shop. The village has a railway station on one of England's most spectacular railway routes: the Manchester to Sheffield train line. There are two camping sites in Edale as well as others in outlying 'booths'.

Nearby is Castleton, one of the most beautifully-situated villages in the Peak District. Another beautiful village to visit in the area is Hope, where the River Noe and Peakshole Water meet, with a range of hills to the north including Win Hill and Losehill.

In The Area

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Treak Cliff Cavern

Visit an underground wonderland of stalactites and stalagmites, rocks, minerals and fossils. Home of the unique mineral Blue John stone


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Edale Gathering

The Gathering opened in 2016 and has been 5* rated on Tripadvisor ever since. Located at the top of Edale valley on a private farm.


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Riding House Farm Cottages

Recently converted farm cottages with stunning views over the Hope Valley. Superbly equipped, original beams and features. Situated in an historic…


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Derwent View

Enjoy some of the most magnificent scenery in the Peak District from the sitting-room window. Detached, All rooms ground level, with en-suite…


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Lost Earth Adventures

Specialists in mountain adventures on the water, underground and in the hills of the Peak District National Park.


Trails nearby

Hope Valley & Hucklow MTB route

This ride takes you through classic dark peak climbs and descents with breathtaking views.


Kinder Scout mass trespass walk

Follow in the footsteps of the 1932 walkers who trespassed en masse to secure access rights in the Peak District for everyone.


Castleton Heritage & History Walk

This lovely 5.4 mile route takes you around the highlights of Castleton, one of the prettiest and most historically significant villages in the Peak…


Peak District Children's Walks from Castleton

This 4 mile walk in the hills around Castleton is perfect for adventurous kids and their adults


Villages nearby

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