We step it up a gear from last weeks stroll along the Cromford Canal, and the scenery takes on a more dramatic look and feel about it. To give you an idea of the terrain the gritstone edges around Curbar are very popular amongst climbers with some of the finest climbers and mountaineers in the world cutting their teeth here as a base for training. Cath Lee, of Peak Walking Adventures, picks up the best route for exploring this area.
Curbar Edge (Medium)
One of the dramatic gritstone edges that the Dark Peak area is famous for. Curbar Edge is located between Froggatt Edge and Baslow Edge both of which are also great walks. You can approach it by walking up the hillside from the villages of Curbar or Calver, or to avoid the hill park at Curbar Gap and stroll along the edge for…
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