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Upper Dove Valley from Hollinsclough
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Photo from the walk - Upper Dove Valley from Hollinsclough

Nat Park - Peak District - Dove Valley Chrome Hill

County/Area - Staffordshire & Derbyshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk from Hollinsclough explores the upper section of the Dove valley which sees few walkers. The rolling landscape changes as you head up the valley to near the open moors. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL24Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

Walks from the same start

Walk 1185
Chrome Hill from Holinsclough
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 2545
High Edge & Chrome Hill from Hollinsclough
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2837
Parkhouse & Chrome Hills from Longnor
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.7 miles / 10.9 km
Walk 3445
The Dragon's Back (Chrome Hill) from Hollinsclough
Grade - moderate
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1862
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Earl Sterndale and High Wheeldon from Longnor
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Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2723
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Pilsbury Castle, Hartington & Sheen from Longnor
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Walk 1043
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Chelmorton & the Monsal Trail
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Three Shires Head from Danebower Hollow
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Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 2233
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Length - 6.2 miles / 10.1 km
Walk 2577
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Hawk's Nest, Goldstitch Moss & Lud's Church
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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Lud's Church and Roach End from Gradbach
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Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1598
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Lud's Church, Back Forest & Clough Head from Gradbach
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km
Walk 3323
4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
Three Shires Head & Knotbury from Gradbach
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.1 miles / 11.5 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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