Horse Tales


Circular Walk - Tissington to Brassington through Bradbourne

Walk Directions

Tissington to Brassington through Bradbourne

Tissington to Bradbourne (2.26 miles)

Take the lane leaving Tissington past the old railway station. Follow the lane across the estate land. As lane slopes downwards, the splash comes into view. Take the footpath on the left across the field. Bradbourne Mill is the building near the end of the lane. Cross the main road and follow the path. Go over a stile and arrive in Bradbourne near the church. After the church, Haven Farm is at the road junction.

Bradbourne to Brassington (2.0 miles)

Carry on ahead on the lane to Brassington. Pass Parkgate Farm. Enjoy the views across the countryside from the lane. Follow the lane into Brassington. The Olde Gate pub is on the right
The church is on the left. Take the downhill lane to the main road. Turn left for the Old Smithy.

Brassington to Tissington (5.61 miles)

Turn left to follow the lane behind the church. Take the footpath to the right around the craggy hill. At the cross-paths turn left and join The Limestone Way. The path joins a lane. Carry on ahead. Pass the ridge and furrow and Rainster Rocks on the right. At the end of the lane cross to the path opposite. As path swings around the hill bear left on path towards the gate. Pass through gate, the path passes to the left of the chapel. On the road turn left and sharp right onto footpath. Join another lane and then turn right and take footpath on left. Enter Parwich and go straight ahead past the church. Follow the road around the village green. Leave Parwich on road to Alsop-en-le-Dale. After the road turns right take the second path on left. This is a green lane
Follow the lane and join the path across the fields. The path then goes down into the valley and up the other side. At the top of the slope join the Tissington Trail. Turn left and return to Tissington.

Distance: 9.88 miles Ascent: 1384ft