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Stanton Moor & The Nine Ladies Stones from Winster
Introduction to Walk 2559

Photo from the walk - Stanton Moor & The Nine Ladies Stones from Winster

Nat Park - Peak District - Stanton Moor Winster

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 1495 feet / 453 metres

Time - 4 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk from the pretty village of Winster is full of interest. The walk includes the Earl Grey Tower, Stanton Moor, the Nine Lades Stone Circle and passes impressive Rowtor Rocks. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walk 3196
Stanton Moor and Robin Hood's Stride from Winster
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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

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Walk 1378
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Carsington, Brassington & the Cromford and High Peak Railway
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Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 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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