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Moscar, Dale Dike & Shrines Reservoirs
Introduction to Walk 2516

Photo from the walk - Moscar, Dale Dike & Shrines Reservoirs

Nat Park - Peak District - Derwent Edge Sheffield

County/Area - South Yorkshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 850 feet / 258 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District walk starts to the west of Sheffield and contains a variety of scenic interest. It is a fairly easy walk lacking high hills and long climbs but is still full of interest and beauty. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 9.9 miles / 16.1 km
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The Derwent Edge from Cutthroat Bridge
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Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1541
1.9 miles / 3.1 km away
Stanage & Ughill Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km
Walk 1580
2.1 miles / 3.4 km away
Redmires Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1578
2.3 miles / 3.6 km away
Dale Dike Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1285
2.5 miles / 4.0 km away
Rod Moor from Dungworth Circular
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.4 miles / 15.3 km
Walk 1577
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Low Bradwell & Agden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1754
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Agden Reservoir circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.8 miles / 7.8 km
Walk 1090
2.7 miles / 4.3 km away
Stanage Edge from Dennis Knoll, nr. Bamford
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1579
2.7 miles / 4.3 km away
Damflask Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 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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