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Higger Tor & Burbage Rocks from Longshaw
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Photo from the walk - Higger Tor & Burbage Rocks from Longshaw

Nat Park - Peak District - Gritstone Edges Higger Tor

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.3 miles / 8.6 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Peak District walk that includes some wild moorland and a taste of the gritstone edges. In addition the walk includes a pleasant stretch following Burbage Brook and ends by walking through part of the Longshaw Estate. 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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