The man who has walked the Peak District, Britain, Europe and the World.
The Limey Way - 40 miles
John Merrill's classic walk down the Peak District limestone dales from Castleton to Thorpe. A challenge to do in a day! 24 hour and 48 hour badges and certificates.
Now celebrating its 50th. anniversary.
Congratulations to Tracey Hollowood and Chris Dimelow who have walked the route 5 times. The last time was on June 22nd. 2019 when they did it in less than 19 hours - 4.50am to 11.30pm. "We had the best day .... weather was fantastic and the whole walk was a complete joy .... well at least until the last 2 miles! They raised £550.00 for Alzheimer's Research. Many, many congratulations to them.
August 4th. 2019 - Congratulations to Marianne Heading and Edwina Edwards of Ashover, Derbyshire who completed the 40 mile walk in 11 hours 45 mins. A great time and well done!
THE LIMEY WAY - 40 MILES
Detailed guide to John's classic walk through the length of the limestone dales of the Peak District - Castleton to Thorpe.