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The Roaches & Hen Cloud from Tittesworth Reservoir
Introduction to Walk 1288

Photo from the walk - The Roaches & Hen Cloud from Tittesworth Reservoir

Nat Park - Peak District - The Roaches

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Time - 5 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk in North Staffordshire starts from Tittesworth Reservoir and climbs onto the Roaches, a popular rocky escarpment. The return includes the summit of Hen Cloud before crossing typical Staffordshire countryside. 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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