Green fields highlighted by sunrays through heavy clouds from Curbar Edge

Events listing

Public Events

Events listed below have agreed to follow our code of conduct and guidance but have not been checked or approved by the Peak District National Park Authority. If you consider that any of these events are not following this guidance please call our customer services team on 01629 816200 or email

Your National Park is a protected landscape providing spectacular views, iconic wildlife, fascinating archaeology and beautiful moorland villages. From walking, fell running and climbing to air sports, cycling or simply enjoying peace and quiet reflection surrounded by nature, the area offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation that are beneficial to health and well-being.

Interest in such activities has grown enormously in recent years and an increasing number of commercial organisations and charities now organise large scale events within the National Park.

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New Year's Day parkrun

As in past years, parkrun provide additional festive runs on Christmas Day and New Year's Day, at the discretion of the local organising team (and subject to permission from the landowners). We would like to run an event on New Year's Day (not xmas day)
Running event by parkrun
Fee: £0 opens in new tab

Grindleford Gallop

The Gallop is an annual 21 mile fell race starting in Grindleford. It raises money for the primary school PTA and is run by volunteers. There are 600 entrants in total (500 runners and 100 walkers).
Running event by Grindleford Primary PTA
Fee: £25 opens in new tab

Pennine Bridleway 55km Trail Run

Take in some of the best views from the Pennine Bridleway. Straightforward route. Mixed undulating terrain. Flexible start times. Generous timings for walk-jog participants. Our usual HQ hospitality. Low-key, great-value, big-enjoyment, trail-running.
Running event by Ranger Expeditions (& Ultras) Ltd
Fee: £50 opens in new tab

Pennine Bridleway PB18km Trail Run

A short trail race and straightforward route, packed with scenery. Generous timings for walk-jog participants & flexible start time. HQ hospitality. Finishers' eco-medals. Winners trophies. Low-key, great-value, big-enjoyment, trail-running.
Running event by Ranger Expeditions (& Ultras) Ltd
Fee: £15 opens in new tab

Challenge Cancer Through Adventure Derwent Dambuster Trail Race

Our 15th annual trail race around the Derwent and Howden reservoirs for up to 200 runners. This is the main fundraising event for Challenge Cancer Through Adventure and has not been run since 2019 due to Covid.
Running event by Challenge Cancer Through Adventure
Fee: £22 opens in new tab

The Hathersage Hurtle

Running/walking event
Other event by The Hathersage Hurtle
Fee: £25 opens in new tab

Maverick Adidas TERREX X Series Peaks

Trail running event that starts ands finishes at Bakewell show ground. consists of 4 routes: 10km, 20km, 42km and 50km
Running event by Maverick Race
Fee: £35 opens in new tab

Marie Curies Peak District: Pick Your Path Trek

A repeat of the 2020 /2022 sponsored charity walk starting and ending in Monyash. This is a guided walk, in which participants can choose to walk one of three route (11, 21 or 26 miles). The walk is delivered by a team of first aid trained guides.
Walk event by Marie Curie
Fee: £30 opens in new tab

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