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Brassington, Carsington and Harboro Rocks
Introduction to Walk 1379

Photo from the walk - Brassington, Carsington and Harboro Rocks

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.8 miles / 9.3 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 3 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Derbyshire walk includes the villages of Brassington and Carsington, views over Carsington Water and a climb to the summit of Harboro Rocks. The route uses sections of the High Peak Traila and the Limestone Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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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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