Hillsborough to Bradfield & Loxley Valley

Introduction to Walk 3436

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Sheffield

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 12.6 miles / 20.5 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - moderate

A Sheffield walk to the west of the city exploring the Loxley Valley and surrounding countryside. The route is full of interest with some notable industrial heritage along the way. The walk passes Damflask and Agden Reservoirs.

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Walk Description

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Other walks nearby

Walk 3330
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Rivelin Valley from Malin Bridge
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.7 miles / 15.8 km
Walk 1935
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
Birley Edge & Wharncliffe Wood from Greno Wood
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.4 miles / 15.3 km
Walk 1579
3.1 miles / 5.0 km away
Damflask Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1285
3.2 miles / 5.0 km away
Rod Moor from Dungworth Circular
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.4 miles / 15.3 km
Walk 3439
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
High Bradfield from Glen Howe
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.5 km
Walk 1577
4.4 miles / 7.0 km away
Low Bradwell & Agden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1582
4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
More Hall Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 3.4 miles / 5.5 km
Walk 1580
5.1 miles / 8.1 km away
Redmires Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1578
5.4 miles / 8.6 km away
Dale Dike Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1541
5.5 miles / 8.7 km away
Stanage & Ughill Moor
Grade - moderate
Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km

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

Area Information

Peak District NP

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Accommodation Nearby

Thorpe Farm Bunkhouse
Hathersage
8.2 miles / 13.2 km away
Peak Walking Adventures
Peak District
8.3 miles / 13.3 km away
Shatton Hall Farm Cottages
Bamford
9.5 miles / 15.2 km away
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Twitchill Farm Cottages
Hope near Edale
10.9 miles / 17.4 km away
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Spring House Farm
Castleton
11.8 miles / 18.9 km away
Swiss House
Castleton
12.0 miles / 19.2 km away
Ollerbrook Cottages
Edale
12.9 miles / 20.6 km away
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Peak district holiday barn
Wardlow Mires
13.2 miles / 21.1 km away
3, New Houses
Cressbrook
14.7 miles / 23.5 km away
Darwin Forest Country Park
Matlock
15.4 miles / 24.6 km away

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