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Walk 2231 - The Eastern Edges

Nat Park   Peak District
County/Area   Barnsley
 & Sheffield
 & Derbyshire
AuthorJake Robertson
Length25.0 miles / 40.6 km
Ascent4000 feet / 1212 metres
Gradehard

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A challenging walk that follows the edges of the Eastern Peak District. It includes Derwent, Howden, Stanage, Birchen and many more. Remember this a tough walk and you should be well prepared.


 

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.

Walks from the same start

Walk 1401
Hordron Road and the Little Don without a car
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 1581 - 0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Langsett Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Walk 3401 - 0.7 miles / 1.2 km away
From Langsett to Crowden via Woodhead
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Walk 3049 - 5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Bleaklow Stones from King's Tree, Derwent Valley
Grade - moderate/hard
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Walk 3174 - 5.5 miles / 8.8 km away
Saltersbrook and Lady Cross from Woodhead
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Walk 1582 - 5.6 miles / 8.9 km away
More Hall Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.4 miles / 5.5 km

Walk 1578 - 6.3 miles / 10.0 km away
Dale Dike Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Walk 2630 - 6.6 miles / 10.6 km away
Upper Holme Valley & Ramsden Clough
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Walk 1583 - 6.7 miles / 10.8 km away
Digley Reservoir
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Walk 1577 - 6.8 miles / 10.9 km away
Low Bradwell & Agden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km

Walk 1098 - 7.5 miles / 12.1 km away
Howden Edge from Derwent Valley
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 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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Please Note - These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described.

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