There are 3 definitive footpaths in the vicinity of the fort, although not directly to the fort itself. Kissing gates are generally used and this particular path at the fort is heavily used by both visitors and local people. There is potential for improving the interpretation of the fort within the vicinity and also improving access into the fort via a permissive route.
Paths in the area are generally of fair to good quality, with few or no stiles impeding access. Paths are also well signed. The Sandstone Trail does not access the area directly and there are no linking routes from the Trail. Roads however are fairly quiet in the area and link to the Sandstone Trail via Chapel Lane, and also the Summertrees Tea Shop.