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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 […]

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 […]

Views of reservoir from Torside

Road trip to Dark Peak District

Last week, I needed to go to Manchester for a quick business trip. Since I didn’t want to leave Tilly at home, I decided to find some dog walks along the way. Travelling from Buxton, I followed the A6 to Chapel en le Frith and then turned off the dual carriageway and carried on along […]

Coach House Photography

Coach House Photography

Pet and Family Portrait Studio Coach House Photography produce exciting and innovative Pet Portraits with or without their owners!! We have over 15 years experience in quality portraiture and a second to none personal service. You and your pet will love coming to our studio which is a barn conversion on a farm, based in […]

Sleeping girls

New Puppies! – Introduction

For those of you who are familiar with our site, you will know that our black Labrador Tilly, had a litter of 10 pups a couple of years ago, and we blogged about our experience at the time, and called it the Pitter Patter of Tiny Paws! We are pleased to announce that Tilly has […]

Dog Friendly Treak Cliff Cavern

Visiting Castleton with your dog

Visiting Castleton with your dog Castleton is situated in one of the most picturesque areas of the Peak District and has an abundance of dog walks to enjoy. Situated between White Peak and Dark Peaks, the charming little village is a beauty to behold and you can enjoy a gentle stroll through the streets with your […]

Dog Friendly Accommodation

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dog Friendly Walks

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 […]

Fere Mere Monyash

The Monyash Meander

Distance:  2 miles approx Time: 50 minutes Grid Ref: SK149666 Post Code: DE45 1JJ Terrain: Easy/Moderate (Mainly flat, with rocky outcrops in places) This walk starts off from Jack Mere car park in Monyash and follows the Limestone Way for a short distance before dropping down into Fern Dale and then walking back up through […]

Black Rocks Cromford

Black Rocks – Cromford

If you want a dog walk that is pretty much all off lead in an area that offers stunning views and a mix of moorland walking and woodland walking, then Black Rocks at Cromford is for you! Despite the fact that we have lived in the Peak District for over eight years, I had not […]

Sunny Goyt Valley

Sunshine all week!!!

Just had a beautiful walk in Monyash today. The sun was shining, and the birds were singing! I’m planning on making the most of the lovely weather this week. The MET office is predicting sunshine all week! Happy Days…. The temperature is going to be upwards of 23 degrees from Wednesday – so the short […]

The dog at Errwood Hall

Goyt Valley Walk

This is a brilliant walk to blow the cob webs away.  It is mixed terrain, including hills, woodlands and moors. There are many walks, but the one detailed here starts from the Errwood Hall Car Park. For more details and a map, you will need the Goyt Valley Visitors Guide which outlines several waymarked routes, […]