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North and South of Abney
Introduction to Walk 1270

Photo from the walk - North and South of Abney

Nat Park - Peak District - Abney Moor Chatsworth

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - P J B Steele

Length - 7.2 miles / 11.7 km

Ascent - 1550 feet / 470 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This is a circular Peak District walk centred on the Derbyshire village of Abney. The walk can be split into two sections and includes moor and valley with wide ranging views on some sections of the route. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. This applies in England. Wales & Scotland have different and stricter rules which do not allow walking away from home.

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Length - 13.5 miles / 21.9 km
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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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