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Unspoilt, beautiful scenery

We visited on a beautiful Autumn day and although the car parks were fairly full it was easy to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jacki B
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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What a lovely part of Britain just outside Buxton a truly unspoilt area well worth a visit for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Angela H
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 28, 2014

Very easy walk as mainly flat on the one side. If you wanted a harder walk there is woods on the other side. Dam between the 2 reservoirs was amazing.

6  Thank paulinecooper14
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Reviewed August 29, 2014

The map attached to the Goyt Valley page is NOT the Goyt Valley but the Hope Valley. Goyt Valley is between Buxton and Whaley Bridge in the opposite direction. Hope Valley is well worth a visit however. I mark it as poor not because it...More

4  Thank PeakForester
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a beautiful Autumn day and although the car parks were fairly full it was easy to start walking and hardly see another person. The scenery was stunning and there were so many walking routes to chose from. One of the highlights of...More

Thank Jacki B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely part of Britain just outside Buxton a truly unspoilt area well worth a visit for walkers and drivers alike ... lovely

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely walk with dogs up to the ruins of Errwood Hall...plenty of parking....stunning scenery....lovely couple of hours...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the valley in September and what a site. Even though little water due to the dry spell it was fantastic and great for walking. Did see some people exit one area carring a large plastic container and spades? Do you get Truffles in this...More

1  Thank StinkyLiverpool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For an hour or two between rainstorms, we drove through Macclesfield Forest and enjoyed the spectacular vistas in the Goyt Valley, an exceptionally beautiful part of the world

Thank SHEILA K
Reviewed September 22, 2018

I recently had a day out in the Goyt Valley a great place for a family visit nice easy walking great scenery ideal for a picnic, some very interesting things to see. Would recommend this valley for a nice day out.

Thank Leonard O
Reviewed September 19, 2018

I was in Goyt valley "working", it is an amazing location. Coming from the Northumberland countryside I feel qualified to talk about amazing landscapes. Goyt valley is just an incredible unspoiled landscape, with loads of easy to use footpaths. The weather helped make it more...More

Thank Red_Tel_1963
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Goyt Valley is a lovely reservoir called Erwood, there are all different walks around it, and it's great to dog walk round or collect blackberries, with easy access

Thank P9738FQjanew
Reviewed September 15, 2018

I've been to a few valleys but this is up there with the best. The walks around it are so easy and lovely. Went here with the family and will be coming back soon.

Thank PeterLittle85
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Drove through the valley and had to stop to capture the moment! There are places to stop and admire the views. Make sure you take food and drink supplies, obviously no where to go in the valley!

1  Thank Emma S
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Response from venicefish | Reviewed this property |
The Riverside is ideal.Distance: 2 miles and Very easy.Start point: Errwood Hall car park This short walk includes one of the most scenic spots in the valley, as it runs down to the River Goyt (which is very much a stream... More
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