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Reservoirs Walk from Tintwistle
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Nat Park - Peak District - Dark Peak South

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A Peak District walk from Tintwistle completing a circuit of three reservoirs in Longendale - Bottoms, Valehouse and Rhodeswood. The walk also includes a section of the Longendale Trail and offers some fine views of the surrounding hills and moorland. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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Walking in Derbyshire

Walking in DerbyshireWalking guidebook to 60 circular day walks in Derbyshire and the Peak District. Includes the Derwent, Wye and Trent river valleys, near Derby, Matlock, Glossop, Bakewell and Ripley. Routes range from easy to moderate and are between 4 and 14km (2 to 10 miles). Walks focus on places of interest, from Stone Age forts to castles to grand estates.
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