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Scout Moor from Ashworth Moor Reservoir
Introduction to Walk 3691

County/Area - Greater Manchester

Author - Shanita Lee

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This short South Pennine walk near Rochdale offers great views over the surrounding landscape, including Cheesden Pasture and south to Derbyshire and Staffordshire. The route crosses the western flank of Knowl Hill which could also be included if time and energy permit. The walk follows paths and tracks including a short section of the Rossendale Way and passes through the turbines of Scout Moor Wind Farm. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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