Burbage Valley: Time Travel
Take a trip through the Burbage Valley from pre-historic times until today with Macey, a 2nd Class Accredited Interpreter-Traveller with the Institute of Time Travellers. Using state-of-the-art time travelling equipment you will be able to see how life has changed in this valley over the past 3000 years.
Audio Trail files
Starting Point: Burbage South car park (Ordnance Survey grid reference - SK088929)
Distance: 3.7 miles / 6 km
Allow: 1 hour
Map: Explorer OL01 The Peak District - Dark Peak Area
Terrain: The route is wet in places, steep ascents can be circumnavigated
Nearest Town: Hathersage
Walk Guide: Macey - a second Class Accredited Interpreter-Traveller with the Institute of Time Travellers. A slightly cheeky, but loveable guide with vast experience of inter-galactic tours.
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 www.visitpeakdistrict.com.
There is an easy access path for 800 metres from Burbage South car park and 400 metres from Upper Burbage Bridge car park that allows access for people with mobility impairments. Please visit our access improvement pages for more details.
- We have developed a series of easy access paths across the moorland area of the Peak District.
- To learn more about the footpath work we have undertaken see our upland path management page.