Section 9 – 5.5 miles
From Derby station turn right and follow Railway Terrace along to the Riverside Path. Follow the Riverside Path on the south bank of the Derwent through Pride Park and Alvaston Park towards Elvaston and Borrowash.
A bridleway heads south to Elvaston Castle Country Park about half a mile before Borrowash Bridge for those wanting to explore the grounds. Otherwise follow the Riverside Path all the way to Borrowash Bridge. Here cross Borrowash Bridge and follow Station Road (B5010) into Borrowash for regular buses to Derby.