The Literary Way - Google Earth Tours

Google Earth Tours of The Literary Way

The Full length of The Literary Way (140 miles) Running time about 43 minutes (although the Slider at the bottom allows direct access to all parts of the Tour) - The Literary Way - Full Length

Not sure which to choose? Our favourites are those based on Dovedale, Hathersage and Mam Tor

KML files can be loaded directly into Google Earth (Save the link and then load Google Eaarth and run the KML file)

All the tours below correspond to the circular walks in each chapter. They range in running time from 2min 14sec to 4 mins 29 secs.

Tour One - Chapter Rural Bliss - Ellastone (near Ashbourne) to Upper Mayfield via Calwich and Snelston - Rural Bliss Tour or Rural Bliss KML File

Tour Two - Chapter Great Poor Writers - Upper Mayfield to Okeover via Ashbourne - Great Poor Writers Tour or Great Poor Writers KML File

Tour Three - Chapter A Limestone Desk in Happy Valley - Okeover to Thorpe Cloud (Dovedale) via Ilam - Limestone Desk in Happy ValleyTour or Limestone Desk in Happy Valley KML File

Tour Four - Chapter A Comtemplative Man's Recreation - Thorpe Cloud to Tissington via Dovedale and Alsop-en-le-Dale - Contemplative Man's Recreation Tour or Contemplative Man's KML File

Tour Five - Chapter Horse Tales - Tissington to Brassington via Bradbourne - Horse Tales Tour or Horse Tales KML File

Tour Six - Chapter Caves and Down Under - Brassington to Cromford via Ible and Matlock bath - Caves and Down Under Tour or Caves and Down Under KML File

Tour Seven - Chapter A Dark Wood, Dark Deeds and a Lamp - Cromford to Matlock via Dethick - Dark Wood Dark Deeds and a Lamp Tour or Dark Woods Dark Deeds and a Lamp KML File

Tour Eight - Chapter Boys, Trees and Water - Matlock to Darley Bridge via Two Dales - Boys Trees and Water Tour or Boys Trees and Water KML File

Tour Nine - Chapter Seventeenth Child - Darley Bridge to Birchover via Winster - Seventeenth Child Tour or Seventeenth Child KML File

Tour Ten - Chapter The Barrow Knight - Birchover to Middleton-by-Youlgreave via Stanton moor - Barrow Knight Tour or Barrow Knight KML File

Tour Eleven - Chapter Gothic Elopement - Middleton-by-Youlgreave to Haddon Hall via Lathkill Dale and Over Haddon - Gothic Elopement Tour or Gothic Elopement KML File

Tour Twelve - Chapter Satanic Mills in Arcadia - Haddon Hall to Hassop Station via Bakewell, Ashford-in-the-Water , and Monsal Dale - Satanic Mills in Arcadia Tour or Satanic Mills in Arcadia KML File

Tour Thirteen - Chapter Sylph, Leviathan and Families - Hassop Station to Chatsworth House via Edensor - Sylph Leviathan and Families Tour or Sylph Leviathan and Families KML File

Tour Fourteen - Chapter The Victorians - Chatsworth House to Curbar Gap via Baslow - Victorians Tour or Victorians KML File

Tour Fifteen - Chapter The Sage - Curbar Gap to the Grouse Inn (Froggatt Eddge) via Milltorpe and Big Moor - The Sage Tour or The Sage KML File

Tour Sixteen - Chapter The Plague - The Grouse Inn (Froggatt Edge) to The Plough, Leadmill, Hathersage via Eyam - The Plague Tour or The Plague KML File

Tour Seventeen - Chapter Currer Bell - The Plough, Leadmill to Ashopton via Hathersage and Stanage Edge - Currer Bell Tour or Currer Bell KML File

Tour Eighteen - Chapter - Heroes - Ashopton (on Ladybower Resrvoir) to Hope via Derwent Dam and Winn Hill - Heroes Tour or Heroes KML File

Tour Nineteen - Chapter Heaven and Hell - Hope to Speedwell via Castleton, Eldon Hole and the Winnats - Heaven and Hell Tour or Heaven and Hell KML File

Tour Twenty - Chapter Mystery under Shivering Mountain - Speedwell to Edale Cross via Mam Tor and Rushup Edge - Mystery under Shivering Mountain Tour or Mystery under Shivering Mountain KML File

Tour Twenty-One Chapter Howling Wilderness - Edale Cross to Bowden Bridge via Kinderscount - Howling Wilderness Tour or Howling Wilderness KML File