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Anglezarke Loop

40 km / 25 miles

Blackburn, Gtr Manchester, Lancashire
The Anglezarke Loop is a new (2014) challenging multi-use trail around the uplands of the West Pennine Moors. The route visits Anglezarke and Rivington Reservoirs, Rivington Country Park, Delph, Roddlesworth and Belmont Reservoirs and Abbey Village, to return along The Goit (a river).

A route description, in leaflet form, is available to download from the link below.


Path Type
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Challenging; Horse Ride (Multi User); Lake/Reservoir/Loch; Moorland
Start and Finish
SD625143 - Rivington, Lancashire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF
Anglezarke Loop (West Pennine Moors Ranger & Information Service - 2014)


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39.9 Km (24.8 miles)
888 m (2,913 ft) ascent
351 m (1,152 ft)  maximum height