Goyt Valley Challenge

Sun 18th Oct 2020

Walk Details:

Event Cancelled
This challenge event is now cancelled due to the worldwide Coronavirus pandemic. All being relatively normal it will be organised and staged in 2021
Event Type
Challenge Event
Region / Area
Central England / Peak District
Local Group
High Peak
Distance / Time Limit
24.5 or 13.2ml. 11 hours
Start Time
08.00 all walkers/long runners, 08.30 short route runners (all to finish by 19.00)
From the Burbage Institute, Buxton. Open to walkers and runners, with free parking available off Bishops Lane (GR SK043731)

The 24.5 route is through the Western Peak District, taking in Solomon's Temple, Axe Edge, Goyt Valley, Shining Tor, Lamaload Reservoir, Kettleshulme, Taxal Moor and Fernilee. The route is mostly on fps and tracks and includes some moorland sections with a total ascent of 4,000ft. The 13.2 route also goes via Solomon's Temple and Axe Edge to the Goyt Valley (Errwood Hall) and returns from Fernilee Dam to Buxton

General Notes
Dogs allowed on short lead. Entries limited to 250. Entry is via SiEntries (www.sientries.co.uk). Entrants must carry/wear full waterproofs, compass, map and a mug. Organised by High Peak LDWA, with assistance from South Manchester LDWA. Closing date is 14th October 2020
Start and Finish

Entry Details:

Entry: 13.20, non LDWA 17 incl full route description (using easy-to-follow Wainwright-type maps), refreshments at Cps (one indoor) and hot meal at finish, with a cert presented to all finishers


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