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The Manifold Valley from Wetton
Introduction to Walk 2681

Photo from the walk - The Manifold Valley from Wetton

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.6 miles / 5.9 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Short but rewarding Peak District walk from Wetton in the White Peak. Route includes some steady uphill walking, a short section of the Manifold Valley, a quiet dry valley and wide ranging views across the surrounding area.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

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Walk 1181
The Manifold Valley & Wetton Hill
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
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The Manifold Valley from Wetton
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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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Dark Peak Walks

Dark Peak WalksGuidebook to 40 walks in the Dark Peak area of the Peak District National Park. 35 circular routes for most abilities, from 8km to 19km, around Edale, Marsden, Fairholmes, Baslow and Castleton, including Kinder Scout and Mam Tor, and 5 longer (25km to 45km) routes highlighting the best of the Gritstone Edges, High Moorland and Deep Valleys.
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