Foothills - The Walking Specialists.
Information on our Sheffield Shop - Click on the link to view options.
What we stock.
Our Staff
How to find us.
Shop Opening Hours.
Getting in touch.
Need some advice?
Boot fitting is our speciality.
We specialise in walking boot and shoe fitting.
The right socks are essential to ensure comfortable boots and shoes.
We stock an a wide range of boots in large and small sizes.
We run a childrens boots part exchange scheme.
Visit our four Shop In Shops.
Visit our Rohan 'Shop In Shop'.
We are one of the largest suppliers of Paramo equipment in the UK.
Visit our Craghoppers 'Shop in Shop'.
Visit our Brasher 'Shop In Shop'.
Special Offers - Save £££'s on top brands.
Guided walks with Norman Taylor - author of the Family Walks in the Peak District books.
Information about the guided walks.
View the current walks programme.
Details of our navigation courses.
Information Sheets.
Looking after your boots.
Looking after your waterproofs.
Looking after your Paramo equipment.
Useful advice on using walking poles.
Navigation tips.
Local walking clubs and groups.
Photographs of the Peak District.
White Peak Photographs.
Dark Peak Photographs.

  11 Edgedale Rd   tel:   0114 258 6228
  Sheffield   fax:   0114 258 4810
  S7 2BQ.   email:

Directions to Foothills.

From Hathersage A625.

1.   On the outskirts of Sheffield approximately 1 mile after passing the Dore Moor Inn turn right (signposted Chesterfield A61, Rotherham A630, local Abbeydale and Millhouses).
2.   In approximately 1 mile turn left at traffic lights (signposted City Centre A621).
3.   Follow the A621 Abbeydale Road South/ Abbeydale Road straight on through four more sets of traffic lights (approx. 2ml).
4.   Edgedale Road is the second road on the left after the fourth set of traffic lights.

From Bakewell A621.

1.   Follow the A621 (Baslow Road / Abbeydale Road South) until traffic lights are reached at the Beauchief Hotel (signposted left A625 Castleton, right A630 Rotherham and Straight on A621 City Centre).
2.   Follow 3 & 4 above.

From Chesterfield and M1 South via A61.

1.   Follow the A61 to the outskirts of Sheffield at Meadowhead Roundabout (ring road).
2.   Turn Left and immediately Right (Greenhill Avenue becomes Bocking Lane) .
3.   Turn Left at the first roundabout (Abbey Lane B6068).
4.   Turn Right at the next set of traffic lights A621 City Centre Abbeydale Road South.
5.   Follow 3 & 4 above.

From all other directions.

1.   Follow signs for city centre until you see signs for A61 Chesterfield
Follow these until you reach a traffic flow system controlled by overhead gantries
2.   Take the farthest right hand lane available.
3.   Fork Right At the A621 Bakewell (Wolseley Road) . This is the third set of traffic lights. Number one is where the tidal flow system starts.
4.   The signpost for A621 Bakewell is on the right hand side of the road.
5.   Turn Left at the end of Wolseley Road (A621 Bakewell Abbeydale Road).
6.   Follow Abbeydale Road to the first set of Traffic Lights (0.5ml).
Edgedale Road is the fourth road on the right after the lights (0.3ml). Or look for Lowe’s Decorators on your right and Edgedale Road is then the next right.

Opening Hours.

Monday to Friday 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.
Saturday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.
Sunday. Closed. (Except in December when we are open from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm)

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11 Edgedale Rd   tel:   0114 258 6228
Sheffield   fax:   0114 258 4810
S7 2BQ   email: