Kettleshulme & Taxal Edge from Lamaload

Introduction to Walk 2527

Photo from the walk - Kettleshulme & Taxal Edge from Lamaload

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Cheshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 2100 feet / 636 metres

Grade - moderate

The Cheshire sector of the Peak District offers a great variety of walking and this route is no exception. The route includes a section of ridge walking with a lower level return through quiet countryside to complete the walk. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
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Shutlingsloe, Cat & Fiddle and Macclesfield Forest
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2.9 miles / 4.6 km away
Kettleshulme & Sponds Hill
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Reading

Historic Walks in Cheshire

Historic Walks in CheshireThis handy pocket-sized guidebook contains route descriptions for 20 circular day walks in the historic county of Cheshire. These scenic walks are up to 9 miles long and range from canal-side strolls to rambles through wilder uplands. The routes are full of historic interest and combine landscape with architecture, and natural beauty with history.
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Dark Peak Walks

Dark Peak WalksGuidebook to 40 walks in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park. 35 circular routes for most abilities, from 8km to 19km, around Edale, Marsden, Fairholmes, Baslow and Castleton, including Kinder Scout and Mam Tor, and 5 longer (25km to 45km) routes highlighting the best of the Gritstone Edges, High Moorland and Deep Valleys.
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Area Information

Peak District NP

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Accommodation Nearby

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Buxton
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Edale
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11.8 miles / 18.9 km away
Swiss House
Castleton
12.1 miles / 19.4 km away
Spring House Farm
Castleton
12.4 miles / 19.8 km away
Peak district holiday barn
Wardlow Mires
12.9 miles / 20.6 km away
Twitchill Farm Cottages
Hope near Edale
13.4 miles / 21.4 km away
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Cotterill Farm Cottages
Hartington
14.7 miles / 23.5 km away
Shatton Hall Farm Cottages
Bamford
14.8 miles / 23.7 km away
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