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Chinley Churn & South Head
Introduction to Walk 2534

Photo from the walk - Chinley Churn & South Head

Nat Park - Peak District - Kinder Scout Edale

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1450 feet / 439 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak Ditsrict walk from near Chinley provides a useful introduction to walking in this part of the National Park. The route includes the high ground of Chinley Churn and South Head which both offer some excellent views. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Other walks nearby

Walk 3407
0.1 miles / 0.2 km away
Chinley to Edale without a car
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.3 miles / 15 km
Walk 2635
2.5 miles / 4.0 km away
The edges of Combs Moss near Chapel-en-le-Frith
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1174
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
Kinder Low & Mount Famine from Hayfield
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1182
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
Kinder Downfall from Hayfield
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2507
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
South Head & Edale Cross from Hayfield
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2622
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
The Sett Valley & edge of Kinder without a car
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2523
4.2 miles / 6.8 km away
Black Rocks & Bollinhurst Reservoir from Disley
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 2567
4.2 miles / 6.8 km away
Lyme Park & Dissop Head from Disley
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2576
4.5 miles / 7.2 km away
Fernilee Reservoir, Goyt Valley
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 3510
4.5 miles / 7.2 km away
Shining Tor, Cats Tor & Foxlow Edge
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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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