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The Manifold Valley from Wetton
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Nat Park - Peak District - Dovedale Manifold Valley

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.8 miles / 12.7 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District walk explores The Manifold Valley in Staffordshire. The mostly high-level route is full of interest including Thor's Cave and Throwley Old Hall with magnificent views throughout. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1181
The Manifold Valley & Wetton Hill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2681
Wetton & Manifold Valley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 3.6 miles / 5.9 km

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Walk 2537
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Ecton Hill & Wetton from Wetton Mill
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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1021
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Milldale & Hall Dale from Alstonefield
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Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1257
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Wolfscote Dale from Alstonefield
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Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1709
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Milldale and Wolfscote Dale from Alstonefield
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 3597
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Manifold Valley, Thor's Cave, Ecton & Wetton Hills from Alstonefield
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 3601
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Dove & Manifold Valleys from Alstonefield
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 3455
3.3 miles / 5.2 km away
The Manifold Valley, Wetton and Dovedale from Ilam
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 3527
3.3 miles / 5.2 km away
Dovedale and the Manifold Valley from Ilam
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1475
3.3 miles / 5.2 km away
Bunster Hill and Dovedale from Ilam
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1042
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
Pilsbury Castle from Hartington
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 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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