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Bleaklow from Old Glossop
Introduction to Walk 1168

Photo from the walk - Bleaklow from Old Glossop

Nat Park - Peak District - Bleaklow Longendale

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 1680 feet / 509 metres

Time - 6 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

Bleaklow and Higher Shelf Stones feature in this Peak District walk from Old Glossop. Other highlights include the Wain Stones, Yellow Stacks and Doctor's Gate. This moorland can be wild and desolate in bad weather so save this walk for a dry day with good visibility. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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Walk 3027
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Bleaklow Head from Longdendale
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 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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