Over ten years on from its surfacing in asphalt (tarmac), the Peak Forest Canal towpath between New Mills and Whaley Bridge is crumbling. Now Derbyshire County Council have agreed — and are looking into a patching job.
Cycle routes and blog posts about cycling, walking and exploring Furness Vale.
Cycle Routes in and around Furness Vale
Upper Peak Forest Canal
- 13.3 miles
- 56 ft
- 6.8 miles
- 708 ft
Goyt Valley Grinder
- 17.6 miles
- 1930 ft
Blog posts featuring Furness Vale
January — it’s cold, it’s snowing, it’s wet. The perfect time take your feet off the pedals for a moment, to plan ahead, to decide what you want your cycling year to look like. As a little inspiration for those brighter times in the year ahead, here’s an A to Z of local cycling highlights… both the peaks and puddles.