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Win Hill & Hope Cross
Introduction to Walk 2588

Photo from the walk - Win Hill & Hope Cross

Nat Park - Peak District - Great Ridge Castleton

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Jake Robertson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk climbs Win Hill, which occupies a strategic position and as such offers great views over the heart of the Peak District. The route then continues and follows the shore of Ladybower Reservoir to return to the start. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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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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