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The Pots & Pans from Uppermill
Introduction to Walk 2914

Photo from the walk - The Pots & Pans from Uppermill

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

County/Area - Greater Manchester

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Peak District walk offers a relatively easy way to enjoy the moors and views above Uppermill in Oldham. The route includes a visit to the Obelisk above Uppermill. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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