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12 stunning places to enjoy a spring walk in Derbyshire

Spring is in the air and with such beauty right on our doorstep, it's time to head out into nature.

Whether it's a challenging hike in the Peak District or just a lazy Sunday pub crawl with a view, our list explores the most beautiful walks our county has to offer.

This canal village is perfect for a casual Sunday walk. Stroll along the waterside and take in the sights, as well as taking the opportunity to pop in at the many pubs along the way.

5. Shardlow

This canal village is perfect for a casual Sunday walk. Stroll along the waterside and take in the sights, as well as taking the opportunity to pop in at the many pubs along the way.
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One of the most popular walks in Derbyshire, expect crowds at the weekends. Walk across the famous stepping stones and climb up Thorpe Cloud for panoramic views if you have the stamina!

6. Dovedale

One of the most popular walks in Derbyshire, expect crowds at the weekends. Walk across the famous stepping stones and climb up Thorpe Cloud for panoramic views if you have the stamina!
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Less busy than Dovedale, Lathkill offers a peaceful vibe and calming walks beside the river. You can also go down an old mine shaft or have a picnic with sheep.

7. Lathkill Dale

Less busy than Dovedale, Lathkill offers a peaceful vibe and calming walks beside the river. You can also go down an old mine shaft or have a picnic with sheep.
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Follow the 'Coffin Walk' from Breaston to Church Wilne and stop for a rest at St Chad's Water. Great for relaxation and bird-watching.

8. Coffin Walk

Follow the 'Coffin Walk' from Breaston to Church Wilne and stop for a rest at St Chad's Water. Great for relaxation and bird-watching.
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