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Torside Clough from Longdendale
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Nat Park - Peak District - Bleaklow Longendale

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Time - 3 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A rewarding half day Peak District walk onto the Bleaklow plateau. The walk provides a real taste of its wild moorland beauty of this remote area of the National Park. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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