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Black Hill & Laddow Rocks from Crowden
Introduction to Walk 3022

Photo from the walk - Black Hill & Laddow Rocks from Crowden

Nat Park - Peak District - Black Hill Dovestone

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 1650 feet / 500 metres

Time - 6 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

Black Hill and Laddow Rocks form the basis of this Peak District walk from Crowden. Wild moorland is crossed for much of the way although the return to Crowden uses a section of the Pennine Way. Pick a dry spell as this route can be can be wet underfoot. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walk 1179
Lad's Leap & Laddow Rocks
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2621
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Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

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