Walking at Calke Abbey

Calke Park is an inspiring place to explore all year round. Look out for ancient trees watching over the woodlands, once-industrial limeyards reclaimed by nature, and a National Nature Reserve thriving with wildlife habitats. These walks will show you some of Calke's seasonal highlights.

The Tramway Trail is a multi-use 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.

Calke Abbey, Midlands, deer during rutting season

Autumnal red walk at Calke Abbey

Take in the beautiful sights and sounds of the Calke Abbey Estate as the park comes alive with the vibrant reds of autumn.

Baby deer in spring at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Calke Park deer shelter walk

Explore Calke’s wetland area and discover a preserved 18th-century deer shelter on this pleasant amble through an ancient parkland landscape.

Dog walking at 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.