Walk 2523

Black Rocks & Bollinhurst Reservoir from Disley

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Cheshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Grade - easy

The seasonal colour changes of the countryside make this Cheshire walk worth repeating during the year. The route includes starts from Disley and climbs onto Black Rocks offering some great views.

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Walk Description

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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.

Area Information

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