About Peak Rail



Peak Rail welcomes you in 2015 to journey back to a bygone age and experience the thrill of steam and diesel on our preserved railway, operating between Rowsley South and Matlock Platform 2 for a distance of 4 miles and open to the public throughout the year.

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Easter Treasure Hunt – Saturday 4th, Sunday 5th, Monday 6th, Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th April 2015

Join are popular Easter themed treasure hunt with clues on the train and at Rowsley South and Matlock Platform 2 Stations. Fun for all the family. Every child bringing along a teddy bear can travel FREE over this five day event.

Plus your chance to win tickets for our hugely popular Santa Specials.

Steam & Diesel-hauled trains are running between Rowsley South and Matlock Platform 2 on all the above days. The locomotives in use will be Hunslet ‘Austerity’ 0-6-0 saddle tank No. 3883 Lord Phil and Class 44 Diesel Penyghent. Normal timetable and fares will apply for this event. Please contact 01629 580381 for further information.

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Derbyshire Dales Narrow Gauge Railway in operation which is situated adjacent to the picnic area at Peak Rail’s Rowsley South Station. The first train departs at approx 11.00am and runs at regular intervals throughout the day.



Looking for a night out with a difference?

Wet you’re whistle with a selection of locally sourced Real Ales and a variety of alcoholic and soft drinks all served at pub busting prices from our onboard bar, whilst enjoying two steam hauled trips aboard our special evening train.

Enjoy a hot meal or purchase light snacks available from our restored restaurant car to compliment you’re drink. (not included in the ticket price)

Why not leave the car at home and join your journey at Matlock with connecting services with East Midlands Trains from Nottingham and Derby, ensuring everyone can relax and enjoy the evening.

Fares are £10, with a Free pint per ticket on all tickets booked in advance!

First departure from Rowsley South Station at 7pm.

Operating on Saturday 13th June, 11th July, 8th August and 5th September 2015.

For further information and bookings please contact us on 01629 580381.