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Flouch & Winscar
Introduction to Walk 1695

Photo from the walk - Flouch & Winscar

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

County/Area - South Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District Walk follows sections of the Barnesley Boundary Walk and the Trans Pennine Trail in wild moorland. Route finding is generally easy and the walk uses well marked paths tracks and a section of minor road to explore the country at the eastern end of the now closed Woodhead Tunnel. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
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0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Langsett Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
Walk 3401
0.7 miles / 1.2 km away
From Langsett to Crowden via Woodhead
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 2826
2.9 miles / 4.6 km away
Winscar Reservoir circuit from Dunford Bridge
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.9 miles / 14.5 km
Walk 2726
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Penistone Circular from Scout Dike Reservoir
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.5 km
Walk 2328
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Penistone to Shepley linear
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1523
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2238
4.6 miles / 7.3 km away
Thurgoland Boundary Walk from Oxspring
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.6 miles / 14 km
Walk 1522
4.9 miles / 7.9 km away
Back Tor, Bradfield Moors and Reservoirs
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Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 1687
4.9 miles / 7.9 km away
Broomhead & Howden Moors
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.4 miles / 20.2 km
Walk 3049
5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Bleaklow Stones from King's Tree, Derwent Valley
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 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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