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Lud's Church and Roach End from Gradbach
Introduction to Walk 1596

Photo from the walk - Lud's Church and Roach End from Gradbach

Nat Park - Peak District - The Roaches

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District walk explores the quieter side of the Roaches. The views into Cheshire are excellent. Route finding is fine provided you take care when descending from Roach End. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 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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