Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire by Car
Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire is situated at the Beginning of the Magnificent Monsal Trail, in the Peak District National Park. The centre is approached from entering the Wye dale Car Park on the A6 between Bakewell and Buxton. The Wye Dale Car Park is opposite the TOPLEY PIKE AGGREGATE QUARRY entrance on the A6, 4 miles South of Buxton and 8 miles North of Bakewell.
Access to the cycle hire centre and Tuck shop is approached on foot from the Wye Dale car park (Fees apply – currently £4.75 for all day parking), a 10 minute stroll down the country track through the woodlands follows the meandering river Wye, see the Herons, reminding you of prehistoric birds, spot the kingfishers, dippers, grey wagtails and white ducks.
Alternative access can also be approached on foot along the bridleways of the nearby Beech Croft Camping and Caravan site and from the above Topley Pike lay-by on the A6 (gate in layby wall with a public path down to us).
There is a bus stop at the Wye Dale car park, providing a viable car-free alternative to visitors.
For SatNav use the postcode: SK17 9TE, this will direct you into the Topley Pike Quarry entrance, on the A6, the Wyedale car park is directly opposite.
Blackwell Mill Cycle Hire by Public Transport
JS Taxi from Buxton 07704 927784 (£12 one way)
Both these buses stop at the Topley Pike Quarry Entrance (A6), opposite Wyedale Car Park:
TM Travel 65, Buxton – Topley Pike – Tideswell – Sheffield
Derby – Matlock – Bakewell – Blackwell Turn – Buxton
Stopping at the Blackwell Turn or request stop at the A6 – Chelmorton Turn then follow the Bridle Route across and down to us