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Autumn Inspiration

Autumn is a wonderful time of year to explore the Peak District and Derbyshire, with the children back at school it's the perfect opportunity to take some time out and enjoy a break in a secluded cottage or a stylish country house hotel, spending the days exploring and kicking up the leaves on a woodland walk followed by cosying up in the evening by a welcoming open fire.

 Autumn walks

Autumn WalksWalking in the Peak District and Derbyshire is a joy at any time of the year, but in autumn the beautiful golden colours of the leaves changing just makes it that little bit more special. There are loads of great routes from challenging treks up hills and crags to simple circular walks in the Peak District and Derbyshire countryside.

Autumn Events

Autumn eventsThere are lots of autumn inspired events happening in the Peak District and Derbyshire, including autumn trails for the kids to enjoy.

Eating out

Eating outDining out in the Peak District and Derbyshire is a gourmet delight. With a huge variety of venues ranging from Michelin-starred restaurants to country pubs and traditional tea rooms to city bistros, you'll be spoilt for choice!

Autumn gardens

Parks and GardensAutumn is a wonderful season to discover Derbyshire gardens, picturesque parkland and beautiful recreation areas with gardens and woodlands. 

Stay in luxury

Stay in luxuryTreat yourself, be indulgent and book a stay in an exclusive, comfortable country house hotel in a superb countryside setting or relax and unwind in a cottage with a hot tub.

Autumn inspiration

Autumn inspirationThe Peak District looks stunning in Autumn - enjoy this pictorial guide as to what this splendid season has in store for us. 

Autumn events

Christmas Wreath Making at Elvaston Castle


Sun 4 Dec 2016

Using materials collected within the grounds this workshop on the art of traditional wreath-making will show you how to make your own Christmas Wreath for you to take home and hang on your door.

Elvaston Castle Festive Family Fun Day


Sun 4 Dec 2016

Visit the Elves workshop (write a letter to Father Christmas & make a decoration) or join Father Christmas in Elvaston's Gothic Hall to hear traditional Christmas tales from around the world.

Signs of Spring ~ Wildlife Watch


Tue 14 Feb 2017

You are invited to drop in and make origami pots and plant some Summer seeds to take away at this indoor activity session.