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Upper Holme Valley & Ramsden Clough
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Photo from the walk - Upper Holme Valley & Ramsden Clough

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

Region - South Pennines

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Grade - moderate

This Peak District walk visits Ramsden Clough, one of the scenic gems of the Northern part of the National Park and until recently was out of bounds to walkers. The route also includes Black Hill and Holme Moss. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 1829
0.5 miles / 0.8 km away
Holme & Marsden Clough from Ramsden Reservoir
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1583
0.5 miles / 0.8 km away
Digley Reservoir
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 2561
2.2 miles / 3.4 km away
Digley & Ramsden Reservoirs from Wessenden Head
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2518
2.2 miles / 3.5 km away
Black Hill & Four Reservoirs
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2719
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Huddersfield's green fringe
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2826
3.8 miles / 6.1 km away
Winscar Reservoir circuit from Dunford Bridge
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.9 miles / 14.5 km
Walk 3174
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Saltersbrook and Lady Cross from Woodhead
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1756
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Bleaklow & The Longendale Trail from Woodhead
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1586
4.4 miles / 7.0 km away
Blackmoorfoot Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km
Walk 1179
4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
Lad's Leap & Laddow Rocks
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

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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