Lyme Park & Dissop Head from Disley

Introduction to Walk 2567

Photo from the walk - Lyme Park & Dissop Head from Disley

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Cheshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Grade - easy

This Cheshire walk starts from Disley and explores Lyme Park including Cage Hill. The route keeps to low level paths so is ideal for those cloudy days when the bigger hills are covered in mist. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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.

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

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Area Information

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Twitchill Farm Cottages
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3, New Houses
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Wardlow Mires
14.1 miles / 22.6 km away
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14.2 miles / 22.8 km away
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