Days out

12 things to do in Eyam, the ‘Plague Village’

In 1665 a flea-infested bundle of cloth arrived from London for the local tailor of Eyam. This bundle led to the spread of the bubonic plague throughout the village. Following subsequent deaths, the rector Reverend...

Peak District Kids visit to Heights of Abraham, Matlock

A visit to the Heights of Abraham, Matlock, is one of our favourite days out in the Peak District and a must for any family visiting Matlock. Your journey starts with a cable car...

Visiting Matlock Meadows Farm, Derbyshire

Matlock Meadows Farm is a lovely place to visit in the Peak District with kids and is just a five minute drive to the east of Matlock. Meet the farm animals, have a play...

Blaze Farm, Cheshire: a family fun day out in the Peak District

Over in the Cheshire corner, Blaze Farm in Wildboarclough is one of our favourite days out with young kids in the Peak District. Meet farm animals, treat yourselves to their scrummy homemade ice-cream in...

Family fun in the Peak District for Easter 2020

The Easter holidays are just around the corner, and if you’re a family planning to spend Easter in the Peak District, then you’ve come to the right place! Easter is perhaps my favourite time...

Things to do in Castleton

Along with Bakewell, Castleton is one of the most visited towns in the Peak District and makes for a lovely family day out. Take in the epic views from Mam Tor, or venture deep...

Whats On? February half term in the Peak District

February half term is probably the trickiest school holiday to keep kids busy. The days are still short and the weather is far from warm. So if you’re looking for some inspiration to keep...