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Robin Hood's Stride & Stanton Moor
Introduction to Walk 2503

Photo from the walk - Robin Hood's Stride & Stanton Moor

Nat Park - Peak District - White Peak Limestone Dales

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Chris Allcock

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 1570 feet / 476 metres

Grade - moderate

This is a great Peak District walk at any time of year exploring some countryside typical of the "White Peak". The route includes Robin Hood's Stride, an outcrop of rock that resembles a cottage, and Stanton Moor with its stone circle and Earl Grey's tower. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL24Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 119Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
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Length - 8.2 miles / 13.3 km
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Walk 1945
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Cocking Tor from the outskirts of Matlock
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 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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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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