A popular excursion along the beautiful River Dove to its famous stepping stones at the foot of the aptly-named Thorpe Cloud. Nearby refreshments.

Dovedale routemap

Access for All

Distance: 640m

Nearest Facilities: Dovedale Car Park and Izaak Walton Hotel


  1. At the car park entrance take the road marked by a vehicles restricted sign
  2. Follow the River Dove to the stepping stones.


Elevated views from the Izaak Walton Hotel.

Getting there

Start at the car park at Dovedale accessed via Thorpe and the A515.

Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 1465 5095

Postcode: DE6 2AY

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