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The Sett Valley & edge of Kinder without a car
Introduction to Walk 2622

Photo from the walk - The Sett Valley & edge of Kinder without a car

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Grade - moderate

A linear walk onto the Kinder Scout plateau using train for the return. 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

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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