Rod Moor from Dungworth Circular

Introduction to Walk 1285

Photo from the walk - Rod Moor from Dungworth Circular

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Sheffield

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.4 miles / 15.3 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Grade - moderate

A walk west of Sheffield into part of the Peak District National Park. The route explores the high ground south of Dungworth and offers views into Loxley and Rivelin valleys. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 2516
2.5 miles / 4.0 km away
Moscar, Dale Dike & Shrines Reservoirs
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 2629
2.5 miles / 4.0 km away
Stanage Edge, Redmires & Hallam Moors
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2235
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Bamford & Stanage Edges from Rod Side
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.9 miles / 16.1 km
Walk 1578
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Dale Dike Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1580
2.7 miles / 4.3 km away
Redmires Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1541
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Stanage & Ughill Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km
Walk 3439
3.0 miles / 4.8 km away
High Bradfield from Glen Howe
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.5 km
Walk 3330
3.0 miles / 4.8 km away
Rivelin Valley from Malin Bridge
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.7 miles / 15.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Reading

Dark Peak Walks

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Area Information

Peak District NP

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Accommodation Nearby

Thorpe Farm Bunkhouse
Hathersage
5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
Peak Walking Adventures
Peak District
6.0 miles / 9.6 km away
Shatton Hall Farm Cottages
Bamford
6.8 miles / 10.8 km away
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Twitchill Farm Cottages
Hope near Edale
7.8 miles / 12.5 km away
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Spring House Farm
Castleton
8.7 miles / 14.0 km away
Swiss House
Castleton
9.0 miles / 14.4 km away
Ollerbrook Cottages
Edale
9.7 miles / 15.6 km away
** Featured Supplier **
Peak district holiday barn
Wardlow Mires
10.8 miles / 17.3 km away
3, New Houses
Cressbrook
12.3 miles / 19.7 km away
Hargate Hall
Wormhill near Buxton
13.6 miles / 21.8 km away

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NOTE - all distances are "as the crow flies"

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