Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

ewe surrounded by to three lambs on grass

Heather-clad moors of Kinder to the gritstone tors of Derwent Edge

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Things to see and do

yellow rattle  and brids foot trefoil in meadow grass

Springing to Life 

There's so much to look out for as you explore the Dark Peak in spring.

river Kinder and rocks from plateau looking over view

Kinder Scout, forever, for everyone 

From the trespass of 1932 to the National Trust acquisition of 1982, this special place has been and still is loved by many. This year celebrates the 85th anniversary of the Mass Trespass and the 35th anniversary of the start of the long process of restoration work by National Trust rangers and partners.

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

What's on

Upcoming events

Muck In Day

Sat 10 Jun 2017
Be a ranger for the day with National Trust ranger Kait and help her with some of nature conservation work in the Snake and Derwent area of the Dark Peak.
Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Eating and shopping

Soup and toastie in Penny Pot cafe

Pop into our Penny Pot Café 

Rest your legs and indulge in comfort food at the Penny Pot cafe in Edale.

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Our work

Impression of High Peak Moors Plan

High Peak moors Vision and Plan 

Our 50 year plan for looking after the High Peak moors is underway-find out what we are up to and read more about our vision for these special areas.

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak


Black and white image of Kinder mass trespass

Milestone moments in Dark Peak's past 

Learn more about the people and events that have shaped Kinder, Edale and Dark Peak over the years.

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Get involved

Getting involved

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Places to stay

Gable end view of stone building with valley view in background

Take a break in one of our bunkhouses 

Take a look at our bunkhouses and find out about other ways to stay in Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak, from camping barns to B&B's.