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Digley & Ramsden Reservoirs from Wessenden Head

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

Region - South Pennines

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 2290 feet / 694 metres

Grade - moderate

Start - OS grid reference SE077075
Lat 53.56406 // Long -1.885218
Postcode HD9 4HP (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

If it's variety you seek, then this is the Peak District walk for you. The route includes visits to the villages of Holmbridge and Holme, woodlands, secluded streams and the wide expanse of the moors. The footpaths are all well defined making very easy walking and map reading.

GPS Files - Notes

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL1Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 110Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 110Digital Map1:50kBUY

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

Other walks nearby

Walk 2518 Black Hill & Four Reservoirs - moderate - 10.0 miles/16.3 km

Walk 1583 Digley Reservoir - easy/mod - 5.0 miles/8.1 km

Walk 2630 Upper Holme Valley & Ramsden Clough - moderate - 9.0 miles/14.6 km

Walk 2719 Huddersfield's green fringe - easy/mod - 10.0 miles/16.3 km

Walk 1829 Holme & Marsden Clough from Ramsden Reservoir - moderate - 9.0 miles/14.6 km

Walk 2613 Boundary Walk from Marsden to Holmfirth - moderate - 13.0 miles/21.1 km

Walk 2359 Cuckoo Walk & Bacon Butties from Marsden - hard - 19.5 miles/31.7 km

Walk 2644 Marsden and the Standedge Trail - moderate - 11.0 miles/17.9 km

Walk 2926 Cupwith & Shooter's Nab from Marsden - moderate - 13.0 miles/21.1 km

Walk 2946 Buckstones and Linsgreave Head from Marsden - moderate - 8.8 miles/14.2 km

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