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Dam Long Walk

64 km / 40 miles

Derbys
A tough circular walk around 32 dams and reservoirs surrounding Black Hill in the North Western section of the Dark Peak. This demanding circuit cunningly links together a vast collection of reservoirs by combining short sections of the Pennine Way with lesser-known tracks. A varied route which constantly reveals picturesque and delightful scenery. Shorter variations of 30 miles are possible by using sections of road.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Anytime Challenges; Moorland
Start and Finish
SK073994 - Crowden Youth Hostel, Derbys
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet
Dam Long Walk (Ken Jones)
Certificate

Maps:

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Paths Marked on OS mapping
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Anytime Challenges

Show Accommodation
Hostel Accommodation
Self-catering

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Walkers are Welcome

 
Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger
OS Landranger Active
OS Explorer
121288
OS Explorer Active
121288
Digital Maps:
Digital Mapping (25k Scale)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From Path
Along Path
Walkers are Welcome
1 Km
34 Km
Walkers are Welcome
3 Km
43 Km
Self-catering
Lazy Daisy's  (bookable online)
4 Km
54 Km

Connected Paths:


Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

65.0 Km (40.4 miles)
1,849 m (6,066 ft) ascent
497 m (1,631 ft)  maximum height