Winter Walks at Calke

Calke Park is an inspiring place to explore even in winter. From ancient trees to icy ponds, there's plenty of highlights to look out for around the estate. We've picked out our seasonal favourites below.

Close up picture of snowdrops

Snowdrop walk from Calke to Dimminsdale

Come along for a walk around Calke and visit neighbouring nature reserve Dimminsdale, managed by the Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust, to see some great displays of snowdrops.

Calke Abbey, Midlands, autumn walks around the park

The Tramway Trail

Take the multi-use Tramway trail today and discover some of the old horse-drawn tramway that linked Ticknall to Ashby.

A chestnut tree in autumn at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Calke Park ancient trees walk

Discover some of the oldest trees in Europe as these ancient inhabitants of Calke parkland unfold to tell their stories.

A frosty winter's day at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Reflections trail at Calke Abbey

Take in the beautiful views of the original drive and discover hidden views and reflections on this amble through Calke's ancient parkland.

Calke Abbey house with visitors in front

Calke Park Staunton Harold Reservoir walk

Enjoy this delightful stroll around Calke Park's Staunton Harold Reservoir, taking in the sites of St Giles Church and Calke Abbey itself.

A guided walk across the Calke Estate

Park guided walks at Calke

Calke park is a wonderful place to visit throughout the year. Join a volunteer guide and learn more about the parkland.