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Winnat's Pass

Peak District National Park, England
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Spectacular senery

It is worth walking up the pass from Castleton to see the spectacular limestone gorge and to climb... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret C
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
Incline to Top

This pass road is just along from the Speedwell Cavern entrance. A 25% incline up through the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
pixydust2010
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Peak District National Park, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is worth walking up the pass from Castleton to see the spectacular limestone gorge and to climb to the top of the hill and look across at the Derbyshire scenery.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pass road is just along from the Speedwell Cavern entrance. A 25% incline up through the hills - unfortunately there is not a viewpoint stop that we could see along the way so the road is just a pass through to villages on the...More

Thank pixydust2010
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Winnat's Pass just past the entry to Speedwell Cavern presents one of the most visual short drive sections I enjoyed touring Scotland & the UK. Coming from Ladybower Reservoir heading to Wales, this stunningly green narrow mountain pass looked great from a distance and even...More

Thank codym481
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A stunning steep road through a tight valley. Challenging to walk up, even more challenging to cycle up.

Thank Ned N
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

If you want stunning scenery and a great walk look no further! This is truly beautiful landscape to roam in. Full of fascinating geology and in one of the post picturesque towns in England. Heaven!

Thank Aconite9371
Reviewed 6 November 2016

"This" is Derbyshire at its best ,windy ,cold ,fantastic, there is good Parking at the bottom of the pass ,a few shops ,and the cavern,we drove to the top of the pass ,the views are spectacular .

Thank sdmmmtc2016
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a very nice drive, well worth the look and stop to explore, though parking is very expensive £4 per 2 hours. You can hike up to Mam Tor from here, apparently it takes about 45 min, also they do mine tour as well.

Thank Mari R
Reviewed 9 August 2016

pretty spectacular place. good for a short visit although there is the cavern here as well but we didn't do that. Gets a bit busy at the weekend but well worth it

Thank Pinheadplanet
Reviewed 7 August 2016

How anyone can rate this spectacular area at anything less than 5 is beyond me for 'any' reason and those that have rated it low due to bad 'weather', need to learn that you don't need sunshine, to appreciate a landscape as amazing as this....More

2  Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Drove down Winnat's Pass, spectacular scenery and an amazing place. The next day took in the views from Mam Tor across to the pass. Worth a visit!

Thank MandL-OM
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