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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 […]

Glossop reservoirs

Visiting Glossop with your dog

Glossop is a relatively unexplored haven for dog owners. The market town is tucked away in the north west of the National Park, just 15 miles from Manchester, and is known as the “gateway to the Peak District.”  Not only is Glossop a picturesque town to enjoy a stroll around, it is also a great place from which […]

Dogs enjoying a walk around Goyt Valley

Enjoying the Peak District with your dog

The Peak District is an ideal place to visit with your dog, it has glorious views from up high, picturesque villages and attractions galore with many places to explore for both man and dog. The towns of Ashbourne, Bakewell, Buxton and Matlock offer central points from which you can head out to see the attractions […]

Dog walk sign at Caravan park

Finding a dog friendly campsite near Ashbourne

Following our trip around Buxton dog friendly campsites , we continued to Ashbourne to find more dog friendly places. Our first stop was Rivendale, which can be found on the A515 from Buxton towards Ashbourne. This campsite advertises itself on A boards by the side of the road, particularly mentioning the dog friendly cafe on […]

Sunny Goyt Valley

A day out in Buxton with your dog

If you are looking for a nice day out with your dog, then you need look no further than Buxton.  With a host of dog friendly pubs and local attractions there is something for everyone, including the Buxton Tram affectionately known as “The Wonder of the Peak”. Superb Scenic Walks If you want to blow […]

Dog Friendly Walks

Heading back across the fields to the Church

Weekend Walk – Winster

Full Walk Distance: 3 miles approximately Time taken: 1 hour 15 mins possibly longer if your sauntering. Start point: Winster car park Sat Nav: For Miners Standard – a pub close to the car park DE4 2DR Location: The car park can be found just off the B5056. This walk entails some road walking through […]

Fernilee reservoir

Weekend Dog Walk – Fernilee Reservoir (Goyt Valley)

The Goyt Valley provides a great mixture of places for your dog to have some exercise. However, you need to be aware of the Countryside Code and ensure that if you are entering Open access land between the 1st March and 31st July you must ensure that your dog is kept on a short lead to […]

Solomons temple with Tilly

Weekend Dog Walk – Solomons Temple (Buxton)

Here’s a walk if you find yourself in or around Buxton. On a clear day you will see spectacular panoramic views of Buxton and the surrounding area (if you walk up the steps and view from the top of Solomon’s temple).  That said, if you don’t fancy climbing the steps within the temple, then you […]

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Weekend Walk – Bakewell Meadows

It looks like the weather is going to be nice this weekend, perfect for a leisurely dog walk. Here’s an idea for a walk if you fancy a nice fairly flat walk. You can park in Bakewell town centre and start the walk from there, so you have plenty of options on your return for […]

Linacre middle reservoir look back

Weekend Walk – Linacre Reservoir

This is a lovely area to walk in, even though it is slightly outside of the Peak District proper. We often call in here if we are visiting Chesterfield for some shopping and don’t want to leave the dogs behind for any length of time. Linacre reservoir is owned by Severn Trent and has several […]

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 […]

Welyarde Holiday Cottage

Welyarde Holiday Cottage, Tideswell

Welyarde is an historic cottage located on a quiet road in Tideswell. Once three individual farmers’ cottages with a field behind, it is now a beautiful beamed 3-bedroom holiday home with a large secure garden. With great walks on the doorstep the cottage is ideally situated for walkers and those who enjoy the outdoors, yet […]

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 […]

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Monkwood Cottage

The cottage sleeps up to 6 people and 4 dogs. It has 3 bedrooms, two double rooms and a twin room. 1 bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle. A good sized kitchen and dining are, and a good sized lounge with a coal effect fire, freeview TV and a PS2 for games and dvd’s. […]

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 […]