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Grindon & the Manifold Way from Waterhouses
Introduction to Walk 2263

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Nat Park - Peak District - Dovedale Manifold Valley

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk explores the hills and valleys of north Staffordshire. Starting from Waterhouses the route crosses limestone country to Grindon before returning along the Manifold Way alongside the River Hamps. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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