Peak District Walk
Low Bradwell & Agden Reservoir
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Walk Route Description
This walk lies within the boundary of the Peak District National Park and offers and interesting look at the local countryside with Agden Reservoir providing a focus for this walk. Located to the north-west of Sheffield the route includes sections of woodland and waterside walking together with some open countryside. The quaint villages of High and Low Bradfield can also be explored.
This is one of the free reservoir walks produced by Yorkshire Water who are one of the county's largest landowners, with around 72,000 acres of land spanning National Parks, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Wolds. There is a wide range of walks on offer from gentle strolls around one of their picturesque reservoirs to more adventurous routes. Yorkshire Water have selected some of their top walks for you and split them into three regional packs. Just print them out and off you go.
Each site has its own walk pack that you can easily print out and take along with you. Each pack includes directions to the site, a summary of the walk, a list of facilities available, a detailed route map and route instructions. To download walk descriptions go to Yorkshire Water Walks.
Other walks nearby
Walk 1754 Agden Reservoir circular - easy/mod - 4.8 miles/7.8 km
Walk 1578 Dale Dike Reservoir - easy - 2.5 miles/4.1 km
Walk 1579 Damflask Reservoir - easy - 3.5 miles/5.7 km
Walk 1285 Rod Moor from Dungworth Circular - moderate - 9.4 miles/15.3 km
Walk 1522 Back Tor, Bradfield Moors and Reservoirs - moderate - 11.0 miles/17.9 km
Walk 1687 Broomhead & Howden Moors - moderate - 12.4 miles/20.2 km
Walk 3439 High Bradfield from Glen Howe - moderate - 8.3 miles/13.5 km
Walk 2516 Moscar, Dale Dike & Shrines Reservoirs - easy/mod - 7.0 miles/11.4 km
Walk 2629 Stanage Edge, Redmires & Hallam Moors - easy/mod - 8.5 miles/13.8 km
Walk 1582 More Hall Reservoir - easy - 3.4 miles/5.5 km
Recommended Books & eBooks
Dark Peak Walks
Guidebook to 40 walks in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park. 35 circular routes for most abilities, from 8km to 19km, around Edale, Marsden, Fairholmes, Baslow and Castleton, including Kinder Scout and Mam Tor, and 5 longer (25km to 45km) routes highlighting the best of the Gritstone Edges, High Moorland and Deep Valleys.
Walking in the Peak District - White Peak East
Guidebook describing 42 half-day and day walks in the limestone landscapes of Derbyshire's White Peak, part of the Peak District National Park. One of two volumes, this book covers the east of the region, with potential bases including Bakewell, Eyam, Castleton, Birchover, Matlock and Wirksworth.
This practical handbook covers digital outdoor photography and the whole range of outdoor activities including walking, running, cycling, water sports (in and on the water), as participant or spectator. Covers basic concepts, equipment and processing and optimising your images back at base.