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Carsington circular from Brassington
Introduction to Walk 1378

Photo from the walk - Carsington circular from Brassington

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 650 feet / 197 metres

Time - 2 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

A Derbyshire walk that includes two villages and a section of the High Peak Trail. The route is easy to follow but does contain one steep ascent. 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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