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Beautiful ancient stone circle

Beautiful stone circle which has very stone powerful energy. fairly easy to get to. Parking in the... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Julie R
Manchester, United Kingdom
A great walk

Arrived in Birchover & had lunch at The Druids Inn ( recommended). Started the walk uphill & across... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
St Albans, United Kingdom
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Stanton Moor, Matlock DE4 2LW, England
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

Beautiful stone circle which has very stone powerful energy. fairly easy to get to. Parking in the area was not too great

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Julie R
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Arrived in Birchover & had lunch at The Druids Inn ( recommended). Started the walk uphill & across the moor. The instructions we had were a bit vague but keep walking up the hill opposite the pub & past the cork stone. You will eventually...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PhilMerridan
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Piece of history, worth finding it if you're walking in the area. Would recommend wearing walking shoes or even boots.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Évi Szipi K
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We walked up from Rowsley so no parking problems....but must admit not easy to find when entering the wood but worth the visit

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Chris D
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Took the wife for an evening stroll to explore the Nini Ladies Stone Circle to the West of Matlck. Long climb up from the car park (on the east side) past the abandoned quarries, but worth the efforts and time taken to find it -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 14 August 2018

It took some looking to find this circle as there is very little in the way of signage and the parking is minimal bar a smudge off tot he side of a road. The track to it takes you through farmland, through some woods where...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katduza
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We always walk up to Stanton Moor when we camp at nearby Birchover. It's a gorgeous spot and the Stone Circle is a bonus. A bit smaller than Stonehenge (!) but worth a visit for the lovely surroundings.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Maria O
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This place is still special. But it is heavily visited & it shows. I do wish people would treat places with respect & leave no foot print...fire pits, drinks cans or offerings. The large quarry is a contrast of mans destruction of the natural environment...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank hungryveganfamily
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Hard to find start on Lees road but the straightforward once on trail. About 1.5 miles there and back from road layby managed it easily with 3yo and 6yo. 4 stars if it's your thing.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank clartkc
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

What was once a celebration twice a year, has been turned into a week long rave, with people turning up with no interest in the stones, just getting stoned and leaving all their rubbish behind human waste and used toilet paper, it's illegal to light...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank ohnoitsliz
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27 May 2017|
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Response from tripleplay97 | Reviewed this property |
The closest you can get is 10-15 minutes walk on uneven ground.
8 April 2017|
Response from Norman E | Reviewed this property |
No. It's fenced around. I can't recall any animals at all.