This first section of the Pennine Way starts in the Peak District taking you along some of its classical trails. Leaving the Peak District, you will move into Yorkshire crossing mostly moorland with small villages, green lush countryside and reservoirs thrown into the mix. Towards the end of this section, you will enter the Yorkshire Dales, traversing the limestone landscape you will climb one of the Yorkshire Three Peaks, Pen-y-ghent before ending this section in Horton-In-Ribblesdale.
Arrival – Edale is a beautiful village in the Peak District in the valley between Kinder Scout, Lose Hill and Mam Tor with an impressive village church and two old pubs. The official starting point of the walk is at the Old Nag’s Head.