Walks to explore at Hardwick

Stretch your legs in and around the impressive setting of Hardwick, with stunning views to reward.

Three people walking through parkland at Hardwick in Derbyshire
Walking trail

Exploring Bess' grounds  

Explore the parkland to get a full flavour of Bess of Hardwick's estate.

Hardwick Hall from the ponds early spring
Walking trail

Hardwick's wider estate  

A 6-mile trail discovering parts of the estate often missed

View of Hardwick Hall from the southeast
Walking trail

In Bess' footsteps 

Discover features across the Hardwick estate from Bess' time, as well as those developed in the 400 years since her death.

A family walking through woodland on the Hardwick estate
Walking trail

The Duke and Duchess short walk 

The Duke and Duchess short walk is an easy route - great for young families.