Dog News/Events

Entrance to Grinlow dog friendly caravan site in Buxton

Visiting dog friendly campsites in Buxton

Making the best of a school inset day, my daughter and I headed off to find some dog friendly campsites in the Peak District. The aim being to distribute as many of our new postcards as possible. We started in Buxton, and after having taken Tilly for a lovely walk around Grinlow Woods, we called […]

Grinlow Woods

Orienteering a great dog friendly activity in the Peak District

If you fancy a dog walk with a difference, why not try orienteering in Grinlow Woods, Buxton. Grinlow Woods is part of Buxton Country Park and the woods are managed by Buxton Civic Association. Address: Green Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 9DH You can pick up a leaflet from Pooles Cavern for £1 which shows you […]

Dog walk in the Goyt Valley

Girls in the Goyt Valley

Tilly and her daughter have just enjoyed the morning having a great dog walk around the Goyt Valley. They started at the Errwood Car Park and raced up the hill towards Shining Tor, enjoying a pit stop at the trig point. They then carried along the path towards Cats Tor before turning right and trotting […]

Camping with your dog

Planning a Camping Trip with your dog in the Peak District

Camping is always a fun activity and it is a great way to holiday with your family and your dog. No kennel fees to pay and plenty of walking and fresh air to help you sleep well at night under canvas. The Peak District is well known for being a great place to walk and […]

Dogs welcome in the Peak District

Buy our Pub Guide – for less than the price of a pint of beer!

For less than the price of a pint of beer, you can now download our new guide Dogs Welcome in the Peak District.   We have listed over 100 pubs, cafes and attractions which are dog friendly. No more lurking outside pubs, trying to see if they will accept dogs. You can now walk in […]

Dog Friendly Walks

Tilly on the top

The Bakewell Loop

Distance:     Approx 3.25 miles Time:            Approx 1.5 hours Grid Ref:      SK218685 Post Code:   DE45 1DS Terrain:         Easy, flat, along the trail and paths. This is a pleasant circular walk which follows part of the Monsal Trail and includes a public bridleway and some roads. There are some spectacular views of Bakewell as you […]

Cromford walk photo 1

Weekend Walk – Cromford

Tilly, Mackie and I decided to do an experimental walk along Cromford Canal this week. The reason I say it’s experimental is because dog walks have taken on a whole new meaning now that I have two dogs! Particularly since one is still only a puppy, but at 12 months old, he’s a big one! […]

Chatsworth Horse Trials

Weekend Walk: Chatsworth or Eyam?

Being as Summer is nearly upon us, and everyone likes to find new places to walk/visit with their dogs, I thought I would start a new regular post giving ideas for where to go with your dog at the weekend. Keeping it timely, this weekend sees the Chatsworth Horse Trials gallop into town (Fri/Sat & […]

Tilly in the Goyt Valley

12 things to do with your dog in the Peaks

12 places that dogs are welcome in the Peak District.

Dog walk in the Goyt Valley

Girls in the Goyt Valley

Tilly and her daughter have just enjoyed the morning having a great dog walk around the Goyt Valley. They started at the Errwood Car Park and raced up the hill towards Shining Tor, enjoying a pit stop at the trig point. They then carried along the path towards Cats Tor before turning right and trotting […]

Accommodation

Dovedale holiday cottage

Valley View, Dovedale Holiday Cottage

Self catering holiday cottage in Dovedale. There are great dog friendly walks from the door plus the river to splash in at the bottom of the lane (but do be careful of the duck colony that lives there!) We allow up to 5 dogs in the downstairs areas of the cottage only, which are either […]

Heather Cottage

Heather Cottage, Upper Hulme.

Flexible Accommodation available for up to 14 people. Located in a beautiful area of the Peak District between Ramshaw Rocks and the Roaches in 17 acres of private Land Ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, Rock Climbing, Walking, Cycling, Trail Biking, Horse Riding from the door. Dogs allowed at no extra charge by prior arrangement. 17 acres […]

The Old Piggery

The Old Piggery, Tideswell

The Old Piggery is a cottage perfect for two, where dogs are made to feel very welcome. It is located in an elevated position on the edge of the village of Tideswell up a secluded lane with beautiful views across the Peak District countryside. With great walks on the doorstep the cottage is ideally situated […]

Riverside House, Holiday Cottage

Riverside House, Litton Mills

Self catering holiday cottage in Litton Mill. There are great dog friendly walks from the door plus the river to splash in at the back of the cottage. We allow up to 5 dogs in the downstairs areas of the cottage only, which are either tiled or wooden flooring. We provide stair gates and dog […]

Enjoy the outdoors at Ringehay Holiday Cottages

Ringehay Farm, nr Leek

Ringehay Holiday Cottages are 4 star gold award graded, luxury self-catering holiday cottages. Our cottages enjoy a secluded location in an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ on the edge of the Peak District National Park. With spectacular views over the surrounding Derbyshire and Staffordshire countryside and set within 38 acres of unspoilt meadowland with private […]