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Kinder, Edale and Castleton Ridge from Hope
Introduction to Walk 2599

Photo from the walk - Kinder, Edale and Castleton Ridge from Hope

Nat Park - Peak District - Kinder Scout Edale

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Jake Robertson

Length - 13.5 miles / 21.9 km

Ascent - 2800 feet / 848 metres

Grade - mod/hard

A lengthy Peak District walk from Hope that includes the Southern Edges of the Kinder Scout plateau, the beautiful valley of Edale and the dramatic Castleton Ridge. The route offers a close insight into all the highlights of this area. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1286
Castleton Ridge from Hope village
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1706
Win Hill from Hope
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 1087
1.4 miles / 2.3 km away
Mam Tor & Cave Dale from Castleton
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1519
1.4 miles / 2.3 km away
Speedwell Cavern circular from Castelton
Grade - easy
Length - 4.3 miles / 6.9 km
Walk 1521
1.4 miles / 2.3 km away
Cave Dale and Winnats Pass from Castleton
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1665
1.4 miles / 2.3 km away
Hollins Cross & Lose Hill from Castleton
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 3426
1.4 miles / 2.3 km away
Lose Hill & Hollins Cross from Castleton
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1080
1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Shatton Moor and Offerton from Bradwell
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2588
2.3 miles / 3.6 km away
Win Hill & Hope Cross
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1688
2.6 miles / 4.2 km away
Old Dam & Sparrowpit from Mam Tor
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1270
2.9 miles / 4.6 km away
North and South of Abney
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.2 miles / 11.7 km
Walk 2522
3.0 miles / 4.8 km away
Rushup Edge & Edale from Mam Nick
Grade - moderate
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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