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Walk 1703 - Longdendale from Hadfield Station

Nat Park   Peak District
County/Area   Derbyshire
AuthorJake Robertson
Length9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Ascent1000 feet / 303 metres
Gradeeasy/moderate

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This low-level Peak District walks explores the deep Longdendale valley following the old Woodhead railway. The returnm route is along reservoir paths under the brooding slopes of Bleaklow and Black Hill. The start is Hadfield station served by trains from Manchester Piccadilly. There is also parking nearby.


 

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series.

OS ExplorerSheet OL1
OS LandrangerSheet 110

Note : If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Other walks nearby

Walk 1168 - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Bleaklow from Old Glossop
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Walk 2521 - 2.0 miles / 3.1 km away
Hollingworthall Moor & Walkerwood Reservoirs
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Walk 2637 - 2.3 miles / 3.7 km away
Coombs Ridge, Cown Edge from Broadbottom
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Walk 2625 - 3.1 miles / 5.0 km away
Torside Clough from Longdendale
Grade - moderate
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Walk 3027 - 3.1 miles / 5.0 km away
Bleaklow Head from Longendale
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Walk 1179 - 3.6 miles / 5.8 km away
Lad's Leap & Laddow Rocks
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Walk 2621 - 3.6 miles / 5.8 km away
Black Hill & Laddow Rocks from Crowden
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Walk 3022 - 3.6 miles / 5.8 km away
Black Hill & Laddow Rocks from Crowden
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Walk 2546 - 4.3 miles / 6.9 km away
Lantern Pike & Cown Edge from Rowarth
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Walk 2517 - 4.7 miles / 7.5 km away
Chew Reservoir & Fox Stone from Dovestones
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

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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