Monsal Trail officially re-opens to cyclists

Monsal Viaduct, Monsal Trail

The Monsal Trail's four newly refurbished tunnels will be officially opened to cyclists, walkers and horse riders on the May 25 by the transport minister Norman Baker.

The Monsal Trail covers 8.5 miles of the former Midland Railway line and with the tunnels now re-opening it will enable all bikers, ramblers and horse riders to experience the original rail route from Blackwell Mill in Chee Dale to Coombs Road in Bakewell.

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