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Chinley Churn & South Head
Introduction to Walk 2534

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1450 feet / 439 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak Ditsrict walk provides a useful introduction to walking in this part of the National Park. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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

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