Rudyard Lake, near Leek, Staffordshire
The Peak District covers much of Derbyshire and parts of Staffordshire, Cheshire and Yorkshire. There are numerous interesting towns such as Ashbourne, Bakewell, Buxton, Leek, Matlock and Wirksworth, plus many enchanting villages
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How to get there
Turn off the A523 Leek-Macclesfield road about 3km north of Leek and take the B5381 to Rudyard. The railway station is just by the railway bridge which you pass on the way into Rudyard village. For the Lake, continue into Rudyard village, turn right at the roundabout and then fork right again. The British Waterways car park is beyond the hotel, down an unmade track on the right.
When is it open?
The car park and visitor centre at Rudyard Lake is open all year. The steam trains run from mid-March to the end of October, weekends only.
What does it cost?
See the Rudyard Lake web site for a detailed breakdown of the costs of the individual activities.
Prices and opening times are shown as a guideline only and may vary. See this link for more information on prices and opening
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