Discover a world of wild open moorland, stunning reservoir scenery and charming towns and villages in the Goyt Valley. Learn about the area’s proud industrial heritage and find great things to do and unique places to stay, eat, drink and shop.
From history and heritage to art and culture, town trails, cosy pubs and independent shops, the towns and villages within the Goyt Valley offer something for everyone. The winding river gorge of the Goyt Valley, shaped over millions of years, provides a dramatic backdrop for this ‘hidden’, and often overlooked, part of the Peak District. Yet these Dark Peak moorlands and wooded valleys offer not only spectacular scenery and great places to visit, but also the chance to escape to the Peak District without the crowds.
This visitor map highlights the wide variety of visitor attractions that the Goyt Valley offers.