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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

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).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Grade - mod/hard
Length - 13.5 miles / 21.9 km
Walk 1706
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Win Hill from Hope
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1090
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Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 2588
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Win Hill & Hope Cross
Grade - moderate
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Walk 1273
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Walk 2515
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The River Derwent, Curbar, Baslow & Froggatt Edges
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 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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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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