The Countryside Code – 2021 Update & Mountain Biking

The revised Countryside Code [ Summary / Full ] has landed with great fanfare this month, and it’s been interesting to see the varied responses to the updated guidance on how we should all behave when enjoying the great outdoors. All in all, it’s a good step forward for the mountain biking community, with our […]

Buxton Town Team inviting feedback on routes

Buxton Town Team are inviting people to comment on proposed cycling and walking routes between Buxton and Matlock. In 2016 Buxton Town Team held a conference entitled ‘Buxton on the Move’ to discuss issues around access, parking, travel and transport as Buxton developed. This identified a need for improved infrastructure to enable people to move […]

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 […]