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.

The Tramway Trail at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

The Tramway Trail

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

The Old Man of Calke is an ancient tree at Calke Abbey in 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.

Sunrise over the pond at Calke Abbey, 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.

The preserved 18th-century deer shelter at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Calke Park deer shelter walk

This walk takes you through a nature reserve where some of the oldest trees in Europe can be found.

Dog walk at National Trust Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Calke Abbey to Staunton Harold Reservoir Café

Enjoy a leisurely walk from Calke Abbey to Staunton Harold Reservoir, then reverse the route to come back again.