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Higger Tor & Burbage Rocks from Longshaw
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Photo from the walk - Higger Tor & Burbage Rocks from Longshaw

Nat Park - Peak District - Eastern Moors

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.3 miles / 8.6 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A Peak District walk that includes some wild moorland and a taste of the gritstone edges. In addition the walk includes a pleasant stretch following Burbage Brook and ends by walking through part of the Longshaw Estate. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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Walking in Derbyshire

Walking in DerbyshireWalking guidebook to 60 circular day walks in Derbyshire and the Peak District. Includes the Derwent, Wye and Trent river valleys, near Derby, Matlock, Glossop, Bakewell and Ripley. Routes range from easy to moderate and are between 4 and 14km (2 to 10 miles). Walks focus on places of interest, from Stone Age forts to castles to grand estates.
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