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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 - Western Moors

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

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 GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Hawk's Nest, Goldstitch Moss & Lud's Church
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3.8 miles / 6.0 km away
Lud's Church and Roach End from Gradbach
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1598
3.8 miles / 6.0 km away
Lud's Church, Back Forest & Clough Head from Gradbach
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km
Walk 3323
3.8 miles / 6.0 km away
Three Shires Head & Knotbury from Gradbach
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.1 miles / 11.5 km
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Flash, Knotbury & Three Shires Head from Gradbach
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3.8 miles / 6.1 km away
The Cloud from Rushton Spencer
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 2604
3.8 miles / 6.1 km away
Dane Valley & Wincle from Rushton Spencer
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 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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