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Pendle Hill from Barley Green (use in mist)
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Photo from the walk - Pendle Hill from Barley Green (use in mist)

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1090 feet / 330 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Lancashire route in the Forest of Bowland starts from the attractive village of Barley Green and climbs to the summit of Pendle Hill using the direct route. The descent is easier in mist or poor visibility. With strong associations to the witches of Pendle this walk also provides superb views over parts of Lancashire and the Yorkshire Dales. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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