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Boundary Walk from Marsden to Holmfirth
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Photo from the walk - Boundary Walk from Marsden to Holmfirth

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

Region - South Pennines

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km

Ascent - 1980 feet / 600 metres

Grade - moderate

This a linear Peak District walk following the boundary of the National Park from Marsden to Holmfirth. The route passes a number of reservoirs and covers some wild moorland. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 19.5 miles / 31.7 km
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Marsden and the Standedge Trail
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 2926
0.3 miles / 0.5 km away
Cupwith & Shooter's Nab from Marsden
Grade - moderate
Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km
Walk 2946
0.3 miles / 0.5 km away
Buckstones and Linsgreave Head from Marsden
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.8 miles / 14.2 km
Walk 3159
0.3 miles / 0.5 km away
March Haigh Reservoir & Eastergate Bridge from Marsden
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1900
0.3 miles / 0.5 km away
Standedge Trail from Marsden
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1697
0.3 miles / 0.5 km away
Marsden to Edale challenge
Grade - very hard
Length - 22.0 miles / 35.8 km
Walk 2561
3.0 miles / 4.8 km away
Digley & Ramsden Reservoirs from Wessenden Head
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2518
3.1 miles / 4.9 km away
Black Hill & Four Reservoirs
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1587
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Scammonden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 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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