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Turf Moor & Black Hill from Ashworth Resovoir
Introduction to Walk 1421

Photo from the walk - Turf Moor & Black Hill from Ashworth Resovoir

County/Area - Greater Manchester & Lancashire

Author - Robert Owen

Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Time - 6 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

This South Pennine walk explores the moors to the north west of Rochdale. The route offers solitude and some wonderful views across Greater Manchester towards Cheshire. The walk uses sections of the Rossendale Way and Rochdale Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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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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