Dog walk

Dale Abbey Loop


Type of walk

Hilly, Forest

What's here

Free Parking, Off Lead Areas, On Lead Areas, Animals On Route

About this walk

A 4-mile hike through woodlands and across fields, passing several historic places of interest (Hermit's Wood, All Saints Church, and the ruins of Dale Abbey).

It is a figure-eight circular walk starting and ending in a large layby where you can park your car.

There are a few steep hills and some of the paths can become quite muddy in wet weather.

Some of the fields do contain livestock (sheep, horses, cows).

More info

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Dale Abbey Circular | hike | Komoot Visit

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Comments (1)

  • Cumberland1979 profile

    2 months ago

    Some parts of the ground is used as a bridleway so can be a little bit uneven when wet.
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How to get there


Potato Pit Ln, Ilkeston DE7, UK View on Google

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///airliners.polo.kitchens View on w3w

Location details

There is a large lay-by on Potato Pit Lane directly opposite the T-junction with Dale Road.

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