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The Eastern Edges

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

County/Area - South Yorkshire & Derbyshire

Author - Jake Robertson

Length - 25.0 miles / 40.6 km

Ascent - 4000 feet / 1212 metres

Grade - hard

Start - OS grid reference SE201010
Lat 53.50531 // Long -1.698421
Postcode S36 9FD (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

The famed Eastern Edges stretch for nearly forty miles from Dunford Bridge in the north to Ambergate in the south and the traverse of the principle edges is a superb and highly rewarding day out, albeit a challenging one too; requiring plenty of time and energy.

GPS Files - Notes

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL1Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer OL1Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 110Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 110Digital Map1:50kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Walk 1695 Flouch & Winscar - easy/mod - 9.0 miles/14.6 km

Walk 1581 Langsett Reservoir - easy - 3.0 miles/4.9 km

Walk 3401 From Langsett to Crowden via Woodhead - moderate - 11.0 miles/17.9 km

Walk 2826 Winscar Reservoir circuit from Dunford Bridge - moderate - 8.9 miles/14.5 km

Walk 2726 Penistone Circular from Scout Dike Reservoir - moderate - 8.3 miles/13.5 km

Walk 2328 Penistone to Shepley linear - easy/mod - 8.0 miles/13 km

Walk 1523 Broomhead Moor & Ewden Beck - easy/mod - 6.0 miles/9.8 km

Walk 2238 Thurgoland Boundary Walk from Oxspring - easy/mod - 8.6 miles/14 km

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