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Bell Walk Major

Derbyshire, S Yorkshire

58 km / 36 miles
The Bell Walk devised by the Dronfield Parish Church Bellringers links the churches of Dronfield, Old Whittington, Norton, Dore, Hathersage, Totley and Holmesfield, all of which have bells. The route is through woodland, past a little industry, historical sites, parkland, moorland, villages, riverside, into valleys and within easy reach of 50 pubs. The route can be split into two Bell Minor routes of 22 and 14 miles explained in the route description.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Industrial History
Start and Finish: SK353784 - Dronfield, Derbyshire View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Bell Walk Major Route Description  (Vic Cox  - Apr 07 ) Download File


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 110, 111, 119
OS Landranger Active 110, 111, 119
OS Explorer 1, 24, 269, 278
OS Explorer Active 1, 24, 269, 278

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
2 km
34 km
Hostel Accommodation
3 km
34 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
35 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
35 km
Hostel Accommodation
4 km
36 km
Hostel Accommodation
3 km
38 km

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Route Profile:

57.2 km (35.5 miles)
1,643 m (5,390 ft) ascent
424 m (1,391 ft)  maximum height

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