Description: A varied route with some stiff climbs. From Youlgrave, the route crosses the river Bradford and cross country to meet the B5056. It then takes you below Stanton Moor and drops you into Rowsley. Loop up through Northwood to Rowsley Wood and up the road to Beeley Moor. A track drops you down to Chatsworth Park, reaching the A6 via Calton Pastures and Manners Wood. At Haddon Hall car park, a track takes you back to Youlgrave with a technical descent to the river Lathkill and back up into Youlgrave.
Map/guidebook: OS Explorer 1:25 000 series, sheet OL24 The White Peak
Best bit: The descent on the western flank of Black Hill to the end of Rowsley Wood.
Links with: Monsal Trail Bakewell Calton Lees and Edensor Circuit