Closure for popular Hope Valley path during repairs

Nearby bridleways remain open, but may be busier, whilst the erosion to the footpath is repaired. The footpath from Hollins Cross to Back Tor (near Edale and Castleton) will be closed for eight weeks from later this month as work to restore the eroded path is completed. The work – funded as part of the Mend […]

Peak District National Park wants to hear from you

The Peak District National Park Authority want to hear your views about their latest local plan, which may affect leisure activities in the Peak District. The Local Plan covers planning policies for an area, and considers issues such as recreation and tourism, health and well-being, and sustainable transport and infrastructure. All of these are issues […]

Cut Gate work underway and looking promising

The first pictures of the work on Cut Gate have been sent to us by our partners at Moors for the Future and it’s fair to say we’re quite pleased with the result! Way back in what seems like another age, you told us that if the bog of doom were to be patched up, […]

Meet the Team – Dave Finch

Why did you get involved with Peak District MTB? I’ve been living and riding around Macclesfield for over 8 years and there’s a lot of potential, but access is relatively limited. Over time, I became aware of grumblings and problems around Macclesfield Forest, and these were mounting to the point that the situation had to […]