Local activities

There is so much to offer in and around the farm. Here is just a sample...

Golf Nearest courses are: Stanedge 5min
Matlock 7min
Walton 5min
Cycling Excellent mountain bike tracks from the farm.

High Peak Trail cycle hire, at Middleton Top or bike hire at Carrington Reservoir or Clumber Park
Shopping Traditional and farmers Markets at Chesterfield every 2nd Thursday and last Sunday in the month

Traditional Cattle Market in Bakewell on Mondays and Bakewell Farmers Market last Saturday each month

Designer Shopping Outlet Alfreton DE55 2ER 9 miles

Designer Village, Rowsley 8 miles

Meadow Hall, Sheffield S9 1EP 22 miles
Walking Routes for all abilities right from the doorstep.

Plus all the delights of the Peak District National Park just a short journey away.
Eating out Some of the Local pubs & restaurants from just 2mins away.

The White Horse Inn at Woolley Moor – 01246 590319

Old Poet Inn, Ashover –
(Brews it own real ales) – www.oldpoets.co.uk01246 590888

Nettle Inn, Ashover - 01246 590462

Crispin Inn, Ashover – 01246 590911

The Black Swan, Ashover – 01246 568034
Horse Riding If you have your own horse we can offer you and your horse a summer break to enjoy a week of instruction with Carolyn Pope BHSII experienced coach and dressage judge or just relax, hack and school as you wish.

Children’s lessons available at local riding school in Alton 2 miles away.
Swimming Matlock indoor, Matlock Bath Hotel outdoor

Sharley Park Leisure Centre just 2 miles away with swimming pool, tennis, squash and gym
Sailing Ogston Reservoir – www.ogstonsc.org.uk

Carsington Reservoir – www.carsingtonwater.com01629 540609
Tennis Ashover or Sharley Park 5mins
Rock climbing Matlock Bath - Curbar / Froggatt Edge

Private Tuition with qualified instructor by prior arrangement
Gliding Great Hucklow Gliding Club 30mins
Hot Air Ballons Cromford Meadows (by prior arrangement) 15mins
Steam Trains Experience the age of Steam at:
Peak Rail, Darley Dale – www.peakrail.co.uk
or call 01629 580381

Midland Railway Centre at Butterley DE5 3QZ – www.midlandrailwaycentre.co.uk
or call 01773 747674