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Pilsbury Castle from Hartington
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Photo from the walk - Pilsbury Castle from Hartington

Nat Park - Peak District - Dove Valley Chrome Hill

County/Area - Derbyshire & Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

Pilsbury Castle is the main objective on this Peak District walk from bustling Hartington. Including White Peak scenery alongside the upper section of the River Dove this walk includes both the Derbsyhire and Staffordshire sides of the Dove Valley. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.6 miles / 9.1 km

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Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
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Dove & Manifold Valleys from Alstonefield
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Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
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Grade - easy/mod
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Walk 1181
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
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3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
The Manifold Valley from Wetton
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.7 km
Walk 2681
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
Wetton & Manifold Valley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 3.6 miles / 5.9 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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