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Dark Peak Boundary Walk

131 km / 81 miles

Derbys, Gtr Man, S Yorks, W Yorks
A circuit of 81 miles around the fringes of three great moorland masses of Kinder Scout, Bleaklow and Black Hill that comprise the Dark Peak. The route is mainly high level but linking these sections a variety of terrain including, gritstone edges bridleway tracks, field paths, sheltered wooded cloughs and numerous reservoirs. The bleak and wild moors of the Dark Peak are never far away and often dominate the views and passes Glossop, Marsden, Hathersage and Bradwell.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Challenging; Moorland
Start and Finish
SK037869 - Hayfield, Derbys
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Open Date
1994

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

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Dark Peak Boundary Walk (Dave Irons - 2007)

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Wayfarers Cottage  (bookable online)
2 Km
4 Km
Self-catering
Pyegreave Cottage  (bookable online)
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6 Km
Self-catering
Greenacres Barn  (bookable online)
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7 Km
Bunk House
2 Km
14 Km
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Stonecroft Country Guest House  (bookable online)
2 Km
15 Km
Bunk House
2 Km
15 Km
Bunk House
4 Km
15 Km
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2 Km
18 Km
Self-catering
Three Roofs Holiday Let  (bookable online)
2 Km
18 Km
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Swiss House B&B  (bookable online)
2 Km
18 Km
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The Dairy and Parlour Cottages  (bookable online)
1 Km
22 Km
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24 Km
Bunk House
2 Km
26 Km
Self-catering
4 Km
26 Km
Self-catering
Sycamore Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
26 Km
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2 Km
29 Km
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Crown Cottage  (bookable online)
4 Km
31 Km
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31 Km
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33 Km
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33 Km
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33 Km
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Yorkshire Bridge Inn  (bookable online)
2 Km
43 Km
Self-catering
Ladybower Apartments  (bookable online)
2 Km
43 Km
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Padley Farm B & B  (bookable online)
4 Km
49 Km
Self-catering
Lazy Daisy's  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
69 Km
Self-catering
The Grange  (bookable online)
5 Km
71 Km
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Lantern Pike Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
128 Km

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Route Profile:

138.4 Km (86.0 miles)
4,520 m (14,829 ft) ascent
546 m (1,791 ft)  maximum height