By Bus

Information on detailed bus timetables may be obtained from the South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive. Telephone: (01709) 515151 or visit their website at

By Train

There are regular trains to Dronfield Station which is 1¼ miles from the start of the walk.

By Car

The B6057 provides direct access to The Walk at Bowshaw to the north of Dronfield and at Unstone to the south of the Town. The B6054 provides direct access at Holmesfield and at Mickley, to the west of Dronfield. The B6056 passes through Coal Aston.



A very large lay-by on the B6057 between Dronfield and Unstone is recommended for larger parties. Additionally, there is limited parking at the points indicated on the map and some parking is available behind The Angel Inn, by courtesy of the Holmesfield Parish Church.

The following public houses may also be approached for the provision of parking and/or refreshments:-

Coal AstonThe Yew Tree 01246 412846
The Chequers 01246 412342
The Cross Daggers 01246 412728
The Royal Oak 01246 413530
HolmesfieldThe Horns 0114 289 0345
The George and Dragon 0114 289 0304
The Angel Inn 0114 289 0336
Dronfield WoodhouseThe Talbot Arms 01246 413963
The Hearty Oak 0114 289 0210
DronfieldThe Bridge 01246 414517
Coach and Horses 01246 413269
ApperknowleThe Travellers Rest 01246 414363

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