MEMBER: Derbyshire County Council Countryside Centre
Middleton Top Countryside Centre is situated on the High Peak Trail, Middleton by Wirksworth. It comprises a restored working engine house, shop, exhibition area and cycle hire centre. Fantastic views of the surrounding countryside can be enjoyed from here. It is the start of the Pennine Bridleway and provides access to the High Peak Trail and Cromford Canal. Other facilites include picnic area, car park and toilets. Open every day Easter to August 9.30 am-4.45pm, weekends only September to October plus October half term week. Weekends only November to Easter 9.30am-4.15pm. Directions: Off the B5035 road, near Wirksworth.