Hidden Hills in High Peak

Route guide available exclusively for supporters. Get access here.

Head off the beaten track on an astounding loop of constant summits and plummets in the central High Peak, linking often unknown but unforgettable — and sometimes unbelievable — lanes around New Mills, Whaley Bridge and Chapel.

Route guide available exclusively for supporters. Get access here.

Route details

Preview map

Hidden Hills in High Peak – Preview map

How to unlock

To unlock just this route, buy the Hidden Hills in High Peak Pocket Guide & GPX, or see below to unlock the whole collection for a one-off contribution.

Pocket Guide & GPX

Downloadable PDF route guides in both phone and printer-friendly formats – includes turn-by-turn directions, a custom-designed map, photos and points of interest

• Navigation files in GPX, TCX and FIT format

• Access to this website route guide

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• Cycle Routes Pocket Guide Collection

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What to expect

A link to the downloads and website guide(s) is provided immediately. As an extra bonus, “Plus” guides are completely ad-free — and there are still plenty more to come!

Thanks for your support!

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The all-important disclaimer: While great care and attention has been put into gathering these routes, ensuring details are accurate and determining their suitability, all information should be used as a guide only and is not a replacement for using your own judgement or research when setting out on new adventures. Peaks & Puddles cannot be held responsible for any problems you may encounter.

Always ensure your equipment is safe for use and that you are well prepared, carrying everything necessary including access to a good map. Follow the Highway Code and the Countryside Code at all times. Respect the landscape, the wildlife and the people you encounter. But most importantly, have fun!