Matlock Skyline Challenge


Matlock Skyline Challenge


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The challenge:

A beautiful 22 mile / 35km circular route, mainly off road with 3300 feet / 1000 metres of ascent, following the high ground around Matlock and Darley Dale. You can choose whether to walk or run it (or a mixture of both!), and you can do it solo, in a group, or make friends on the way round. The route has been planned specifically for this challenge, which is a fundraiser for Derby Mountain Rescue Team. It's the first year this challenge has been held. In partnership with Ordnance Survey.

Reasons to accept the challenge:

  • A fun day out, knowing that you are raising money for the Derby Mountain Rescue Team.
  • Stunning route including pretty villages, stone walled meadows, moorland, woodland and even a castle!
  • Celebrate Derby Mountain Rescue Team’s 60th year!
  • Finishers certificate


Sunday June 30th 2024 

Start Times:

Walkers should start between 8am and 9am

Runners should start between 9am and 10am


Check out the route on OS Maps(Opens in new window)


Please read the full FAQs