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Bamford & Stanage Edges from Rod Side
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Photo from the walk - Bamford & Stanage Edges from Rod Side

Nat Park - Peak District - Gritstone Edges Higger Tor

County/Area - South Yorkshire & Derbyshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.9 miles / 16.1 km

Ascent - 1240 feet / 376 metres

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk explores two of the gritstone edges in the eastern sector of the National Park. The walk generally follows well defined paths and tracks and offers some fine views from elevated positions along the way. After heavy rain do expect some boggy ground under foot along some sections of the route. 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.

Recommended Reading

Dark Peak Walks

Dark Peak WalksGuidebook to 40 walks in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park. 35 circular routes for most abilities, from 8km to 19km, around Edale, Marsden, Fairholmes, Baslow and Castleton, including Kinder Scout and Mam Tor, and 5 longer (25km to 45km) routes highlighting the best of the Gritstone Edges, High Moorland and Deep Valleys.
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