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Stanage Edge from Dennis Knoll, nr. Bamford
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Photo from the walk - Stanage Edge from Dennis Knoll, nr. Bamford

Nat Park - Peak District - Gritstone Edges Higger Tor

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 620 feet / 188 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

Stanage Edge, in the Derbyshire Peak District, offers excellent views. This walk covers a lengthy section of Stanage Edge and starts near Bamford. Once height is gained the walking is level and you can stride out enjoying the scenery. A GPS File is available for download (see 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.

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