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Stanage Edge from Hathersage
Introduction to Walk 2548

Photo from the walk - Stanage Edge from Hathersage

Nat Park - Peak District - Gritstone Edges Higger Tor

County/Area - Derbyshire

Author - Nick O'Brien

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Time - 4 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A circular Peak District walk from Hathersage that explores the gritstone edges lying to the north of the village including Stanage Edge. The walk is ideal for those without a car. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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