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Bleaklow & The Longendale Trail from Woodhead
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Photo from the walk - Bleaklow & The Longendale Trail from Woodhead

Nat Park - Peak District - Bleaklow Longendale

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

A Peak District walk from Woodhead climbing onto Bleaklow via Near Black Clough. The descent uses the Pennine Way down Torside Clough to reach the Longendale Trail to return to Woodhead. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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