Carsington Water is situated close to the village of Carsington in the lower regions of Derbyshire. Carsington Water is a large reservoir with facilities for watersports, including sailing, and has an abundance of wildlife inhabiting its reeded banks.
There is a visitor centre for information and the hire of cycles, pleasant picnic spots and lovely waterside walks.
The village can be found close to Wirksworth, it is within easy driving distance of Matlock, thus offering easy access to the pleasures of the Peak District National Park.
in the county of Derbyshire(5.0 miles, 8.0 km, direction NE)
Matlock Bath lies amongst some of the most beautiful river-valley country in England...
A market town in the Peak District..
in the county of Derbyshire(5.7 miles, 9.1 km, direction S)
This is a popular Derbyshire village with a church dating back to the Doomsday Book...
in the county of Derbyshire(6.4 miles, 10.3 km, direction E)
A village on the edge of the Peak District National Park with a Museum dedicated solely to the golden era of the Tramcar. Also famous as being the location for filming Peak Practice...
in the county of Derbyshire(7.6 miles, 12.2 km, direction E)
The village lies a short distance from the beauty spot Carsington Water, between the market town's of Ripley and Belper...All towns in Derbyshire
Dating from Jacobean times, Tissington Hall has been lived in by the FitzHerbert family for 500 years and is set in the beautiful.....
The Matlocks between them form some of the most outstanding countryside in the Peak District. Here you can find Riber Castle.....