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					                                                                                                                            Greenway Strategy
                                                                                                         For West Derbyshire and the High Peak
Table 2: West Derbyshire and High Peak Greenway Strategy Proposed Route Details

No.    Route name         User               Network         Route description
                          groups             ranking         Section        Landowner                 Comments
1      Monks Rd to        Access for All     Primary         Pennine              Various private     The work on this route is ongoing through the
       Hadfield           Walkers                            Bridleway route      landowners &        Pennine Bridleway National Trail Project
                          Cyclists                           around Glossop.      United Utilities.   Officer and will be partially funded by Natural
                          Horse riders                                                                England. The route will complete the Pennine
                                                                                                      Bridleway in Derbyshire.
2      Glossop Loop       Access for All     Secondary       Link into the        District Council    This link will provide access into the town of
                          Walkers                            Pennine              Unknown             Glossop from the Pennine Bridleway National
                          Cyclists                           Bridleway                                Trail. The loop will link to shops, leisure centre
                          Horse riders                       Proposals.                               and Heritage Centre providing a valuable local
                          where possible                                                              facility.

3      New Mills to       Access for All     Primary         Goyt Way Route       Private             Upgrade of the Goyt Way to link New Mills to
       Brook Bottom       Walkers                            Upgrade                                  Hague Bar nad Brook Bottom and Strines Rail
                          Cyclists                                                                    Station.
                          Horse riders
4      New Mills to       Access for All     Primary         Midshires Way &      British             Upgrade of the existing Midshires Way.
       Whaley Bridge      Walkers                            Peak Forest          Waterways           Potential of SEMMS funding and partnership
                          Cyclists                           Canal Towpath                            working with British Waterways.
                          Horse riders                       upgrade.

5      New Mills to       Access for All     Primary         Footpath and         Private &           Work with Sustrans to develop off road route
       Buxworth           Walkers                            Bridleway            Highway             alternative to National Cycle Network (NCN)
                          Cyclists                           upgrade to creat     authority           route 68. Footpath, Bridleway and minor road
                          Horse riders                       alternative to                           works.
                                                             Sustrans route
                                                             68.
6      Whaley Bridge      Access for All     Primary         Footpath and         Private             Investigate suitability for improved shared use
       to Chapel en le    Walkers                            minor road           Unknown             Greenway on West to East route allignment.
       Frith to           Cyclists                           upgrade                                  Route links to Pennine Bridleway via Chapel.

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       Pennine            Horse riders
       Bridleway
       (Peak Forest)
7      Chapel Milton      Access for All     Secondary       Chapel Farm          Private            Secondary link to Pennine Bridleway from
       to Pennine         Walkers                            River Derwent                           route 6 above. Minor Road and footpath
       Bridleway          Cyclists                                                                   upgrade.
       (Roych)            Horse riders




8      Dove Holes link    Access for All     Tertiary        Footpath upgrade     Private            To negotiate footpath upgrade on field edge.
                          Walkers                            nr Ridge edge                           Important community link.
                          Cyclists                           Farm
                          Horse riders
9      Peak Forest,       Access for All     Primary         Footpath and         Private            Limestone Way upgrade and use of Mam Tor
       Mam Tor            Walkers                            closed road.         Highway            Rd.
                          Cyclists                                                Authority
                          Horse Riders
10     Castleton and      Access for All     Primary         Accomodation of      Private &          Separate route within highway corridor.
       Brough             Walkers                            route within         Highway
                          Cyclists                           Highway corridor     Authority
                          Horse riders

11     Ladybower          Walkers            Tertiary        Footpath             Private            Footpath upgrade and use of two bridleways
       Reservoir          Cyclists                           Upgrade              Forestry           on Hagg side, giving access to Fairholmes
       Routes             Horse riders                       Forest Tracks        Commission         Visitor Centre. Some severe gradients.
12     Matlock to         Access for All     Primary         Derwent Valley       Private-           Upgrade of the existing Derwent Valley
       Hathersage         Walkers                            Heritage Way         Numerous           Heritage Way via Chatsworth and Baslow.
       (Derwent           Cyclists                           Upgrade
       Valley Heritage    Horse riders
       Way Upgrade)
12b    Baslow to          Access for All     Secondary       Derwent Valley       Chatsworth         Upgrade of the existing Derwent Valley
       Rowsley            Walkers                            Heritage Way                            Heritage Way
                          Cyclists                           Upgrade
                          Horse riders

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13     Whaley Bridge      Access for All     Primary         Vast majority of     Private            Midshires Way upgrade from Whaley Bridge
       to Buxton to       Walkers                            existing Rights of                      into Buxton and beyond to link into Pennine
       Millers Dale to    Cyclists                           Way upgrade.                            Bridleway south of Cowlow. Monsal Trail
       Monsal Head        Horse riders                                                               upgrade through Millers Dale to Monsal Head.

14     Whaley Bridge      Access for All     Primary         Goyt Valley route    Private            Goyt Valley and dismantled railway route into
       to Burbage, via    Walkers                            and dismantled                          Buxton and route 13 above.
       Goyt Valley.       Cyclists                           railway link into
                          Horse riders                       Burbage and
                                                             Buxton.




15     Goyt Valley        Access for All     Secondary       Footpath upgrade     Private            Link from route 17 to 16, adjacent to Elnor
       Link               Walkers                                                                    Farm.
                          Cyclists
                          Horse riders
16     Burbage to         Access for All     Primary         Footpath             Private            South of Buxton, extension of route 14. Links
       Pomeroy            Walkers                            Minor Rd             Quarry             into Earl Sterndale. Two Options identified to
       (Pennine           Cyclists                                                                   negotiate landscape in this area. Marked as
       Bridleway)         Horse riders                                                               19A and 19B.
17     Goyt’s Moss        Access for All     Secondary       Footpath upgrade     Private            West of Buxton link through Hartington Upper
       link to            Walkers                                                 Unknown            Quarter and linking into route 19.
       WDHPGS             Cyclists
       route 19.          Horse riders
18     Curbar to          Access for All     Primary         Minor Rd             Private            Bank Wood footpath upgrade and minor rd
       Bakewell           Walkers                            Footpath                                crossings. Links from Derwent Valley Heritage
       Via Hassop &       Cyclists                                                                   Way.
       Calver             Horse riders
19     Bakewell to        Access for All     Primary         West to East link,   Private            Upgrade of footpaths necessary, numerous
       Beeley Moor        Walkers                            majority minor       Highway            minor road links, severe gradient issue.
       Via Edensor        Cyclists                           roads.
                          Horse riders

20     Matlock to         Access for All     Primary         DVHW upgrade         Private            Derwent Valley Heritage Way upgrade,
       Alderwasley,       Walkers                                                                    extension to route 12. Difficult in relation to
       Via Cromford.      Cyclists                                                                   widths and proximity to River Derwent.

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                          Horse riders
21     Matlock to         Access for All     Tertiary        Footpath             Private            Tertiary link into Tansley and Safe route to
       Tansley            Walkers                                                                    School.
                          Cyclists
                          Horse riders
22     Wirksworth         Access for All     Primary         Unknown              Private            Link from High Peak Trail into Wirksworth and
       Link               Walkers                                                                    Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, via Leisure
                          Cyclists                                                                   Centre.
                          Horse riders
23     High Peak Trail    Access for All     Secondary       Minor Rds            Highway            High Peak Trail link to Bradbourne and Peak
       to Bradbourne      Walkers                                                                    Park BESST routes.
       Via Brassington    Cyclists
                          Horse riders
24     Ashbourne to       Access for All     Primary         Dismantled           Private            Link out of Ashbourne, connecting to Sustrans
       Church             Walkers                            Railway                                 route 68 in Ashbourne, and continuing cross
       Mayfield           Cyclists                                                                   boundary to the East.
                          Horse riders
25     Doveridge to       Access for All     Primary         Minor Rds            Highway            East to West link and connection into South
       Sudbury            Walkers                                                                    Derbyshire Greenway Strategy.
                          Cyclists                                                                   Southern tip of study area.
                          Horse riders




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