The Routes

The Sheffield Night Hike is a 9 or 17 mile dusk-till-dawn sponsored walk from Lodge Moor (for directions see St Luke’s Church), Sheffield onto the Derbyshire moors, see the map below. Both walks start from St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor, Sheffield and walk via the Mayfield Valley, Fox House, Longshaw, Grindleford to Hathersage.

The 9 mile walk finishes at the halfway check-in at the Hathersage Methodist Church Hall, and transport is provided for walkers back to St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor.

The 17 mile walk then leaves Hathersage, towards Brookfield Manor and Dennis Knoll, from where it climbs up to Stanage Edge, passes Redmires Reservoir and back to St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor.

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Start…

Check in at St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor, Sheffield from 8:00pm, to start at 8:30pm.

The church is at the junction of Blackbrook Road and Blackbrook Drive. Car parking is available near the church. If you do park, please be careful not to obstruct local residents.

Route…

Starts and finishes as St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor, Sheffield. The route passes through the Mayfield Valley to the Round House at Ringinglow, and over Houndkirk to Fox House. The route then goes through Longshaw down Padley Gorge to Grindleford, and then follows the River Derwent to Hathersage.

Everyone must check-in at the Hathersage Methodist Church Hall, where there are refreshments and toilets. This is the end of the 9 mile walk and transport will be provided back to St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor.

For those continuing on the 17 mile walk, this leaves Hathersage towards Brookfield Manor and Dennis Knoll, from where it climbs up to Stanage Edge, passes Redmires Reservoir and back to St. Luke’s Church, Lodge Moor.

Route Guide to view or download maps and walk guides.