The Old Hall Inn & Paper Mill Inn are two award winning ale houses nestled in the quaint Peak District hamlet of Whitehough. The Old Hall is also highly regarded for its bustling restaurant that spills into the adjoining Elizabethan manor house, with its Minstrels Gallery and intimate dining rooms

Please note, we only take bookings for the Old Hall Inn. The Paper Mill is for walk in only. The large table or function rooms can be booked at the Paper Mill by calling us direct. 

Please call us to book if you have a dog, as dogs are allowed in the bar area only. 

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Circular walks from The Old Hall

Once you have the good fortune of arriving in Whitehough, there is no need to go anywhere else. You are surrounded in every direction with the best the Peak District has to offer. Take advantage of the selection of walks and bike rides we have put together that start straight from our door, and better still, finish right back at it, in time for our buzzing early doors trade and some some tasty peak district fare.  All these walks are available on our free to loan gps devices.

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3k

160m assent

Top of Eccles Pike & back
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5k

130m assent

Buxworth Basin via country lanes and tramway
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8k

200m assent

Buxworth & Whaley
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9k

350m assent

Around the Pike, returning via stubbing
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11k

440m assent

Cracken Edge (long)
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17k

430m assent

Brown Knoll
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19k

500m  assent

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4k

160m assent

Around Eccles Pike
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7k

300m assent

Cracken Edge (short)
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9k

300m assent

Eccles Pike, Whaley Bridge & Basin
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9k

360m assent

Cracken Edge (medium)
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18k

620m assent

Churn-Mt Famine - S.Head - Shirebrook
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27k

900m assent

Walks from The Old Hall & back via train 

We are located only 1/2mile from Chinley train station, which is on the stunning Manchester -Sheffield line, running though the heart of the Peak District. Edale is only 8mins on the train, and is a great opportunity to take in some different hills by returning on the train. Take a look at some of the best routes that start at the Old Hall & finish by a station.

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17k

680m assent

Edale via sky line
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42k

1372m assent

Bamford via Mill Hill & Ladybower
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15k

480m assent

Edale via Jacobs Ladder

Destination walks (short drive from The Old Hall)

There are literally countless places to visit in the Peak District, and for those that visit often, or are here for longer periods we have put together some of our favourite walks / rides that centre around nearby places of outstanding beauty or near particular attractions. All are only a short hop in the car, and start from a car park of sorts. 

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8k

360m assent

Shuttlingslee
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11k

400m assent

MTB: Circular Mountain bike routes 

Bridal paths criss cross the fells, making for some challenging rocky descents. If you dare look up, you will be rewarded with some of the countries most breath-taking scenery. We have free secure storage for your bikes and an area for you to clean down your bikes etc when the weather throws mud at you. We can also arrange for hire bikes to be delivered to the Old Hall, including ebikes. Hire starts from as little as £25/day. Check out mtbandb for more details . We can email the gpx routes below to you on request or if you are staying with us, you can borrow, free of charge, one of our bike gps devices.

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66k

1967m assent

Derwent & Back
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24.7k

1016m assent

Chapel Gate & Jacobs