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Three Towers Circuit

58 km / 36 miles

Gtr Manchester, Lancashire
Supported by the East Lancashire Group of the LDWA, a route through the West Pennine Moors taking in the towers of Peel, Rivington and Darwen. Navigational skills are appropriate. The Three Towers Challenge Walk (31 miles) publication is a variation of the route but visits the same three towers.


Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Anytime Challenges; Challenging; Moorland
Start and Finish
SD775129 - Tottington, Gtr Manchester
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Three Towers Challenge Walk (Kenneth Fields - 2003)


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Route Profile:

57.8 Km (35.9 miles)
1,573 m (5,161 ft) ascent
447 m (1,467 ft)  maximum height