We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Monsal Trail

Hassop Station | Hassop Road, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1NW, England
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Fabulous walk

Started in Bakewell bay the old station and walked for miles. Stopped at the Monsal Head for some... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MalcH
,
Loughborough, United Kingdom
Cool railway tunnel!

We stayed at Cressbrook Mill and just walked a small portion of the trail, but it was a hot day... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
baseballgirl2016
,
Bend, Oregon
Read all 1,144 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“hassop station” (145 reviews)
“old railway” (136 reviews)
“hired bikes” (65 reviews)
LOCATION
Hassop Station | Hassop Road, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1NW, England
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (1,144)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 1,137 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Started in Bakewell bay the old station and walked for miles. Stopped at the Monsal Head for some warm soup then set off again finally getting a bus into Buxton, and a busy back from Buxton to Bakewell. Mainly flat with a good path the...More

Thank MalcH
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at Cressbrook Mill and just walked a small portion of the trail, but it was a hot day, and it was lovely and cool as we walked into one of the railway tunnels--seemed like we had stepped back in time, it was quite...More

Thank baseballgirl2016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic walks, scenery and the odd cafe or pub on the way. We took a circular route that took in parts of the trail and a great time.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 2 days ago

The best way to get to Bakewell by walking or bike riding and rewarding yourself with some Bakewell Pudding

Thank Ollie M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very nice walk with a good variety off scenery.The viaduct is spectacular and the walk through the tunnel is fun.

Thank Timothy P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the bus from Sheffield (heading for Buxton) to Millers Dale and started our walk to Bakewell from there. The old railway trackbed has been well prepared for walking and cycling, smoother than some of other railway walks we have been on. The viaducts...More

1  Thank george5026
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our first trip to monsal trail and our first "long walk" we took our doggy with us who enjoyed some off the lead time. We only walked about 4 miles of the trail, stopping off for lunch before heading back. Parking was very...More

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Since the tunnels were reopened the trail has become more popular and can be busy weekends and school holidays. With the spectacular scenery of the white peak the lit tunnels and information post including audio it is a trail well worth the visit. With Monsal...More

Thank Tom277
Reviewed 6 days ago

We started our walk at Monsal Head to take in the great views of the viaduct. Needed to be careful getting down the path steps on to the old railway line. From there we walked to Miller's Dale where we took advantage of the toilets...More

Thank Bertram2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great walk and isn’t hard work so most people will be able to enjoy this trail. We walked with our pram so the ground is pretty firm. Lovely views and walking through the tunnels and over the viaduct is amazing. Great trail...More

Thank Kate V
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Packhorse Inn
473 reviews
.48 miles away
The White Lion
368 reviews
1.07 miles away
Aisseford Tea Room
238 reviews
1.39 miles away
Red Lion at Litton
425 reviews
2.55 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Thornbridge Hall Gardens
100 reviews
1.02 miles away
Flossy Teacake
16 reviews
3.19 miles away
The Star Inn Official
9 reviews
3.23 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sue D
September 22, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from joannewu1974 | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so, didn't see anything like that 😊
0
Votes
Farheen K
September 14, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from stephaniedent27 | Reviewed this property |
the walk from where we just pulled of road to the fall was only a few minutes, we travelled a little further that the dam car park, in fact there is a note on this road that at some points it is not open to drive, but seems... More
0
Votes
harrison77
September 10, 2017|
Answer
Response from andrewthorp | Reviewed this property |
We were walking with a three year old and it took a little over an hour
0
Votes