Spring walks at Calke Abbey

Escape the crowds this spring and explore the inspiring parkland that Calke has to offer. Download one of our seasonal trails to enjoy at your own pace, or join a guided walk to learn more about the history of the parkland.

Bluebells in Serpentine Wood at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Spring bluebell walk

A short spring walk at Calke Abbey through the best places on the estate to see bluebells.

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.

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.

Greater spotted woodpecker on a branch

Calke Park wildlife walk

Enjoy this peaceful walk around Calke Park and take in the rich, varied landscape and wildlife of the parkland and gardens.

Ancient trees 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 guided walk across the Calke Estate

Park guided walks at Calke

Join a member of the countryside team for a guided walk around Calke's inspiring parkland, and discover seasonal highlights around the estate.