Flask Edge from Dronfield Woodhouse

Introduction to Walk 2456

Photo from the walk - Flask Edge from Dronfield Woodhouse

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Jake Robertson

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 1650 feet / 500 metres

Grade - moderate

Sometimes, a fine viewpoint and prominent hill is best reached by a walk through the foothills and vales beneath it so as to build excitement and also enjoy superb countryside that might otherwise be ignored. This lengthy but fairly gentle stroll from the Derbyshire town of Dronfield is a nice example. 

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