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Wild Yorkshire Way Upper Derwent Valley Alternative

S Yorkshire

The Upper Derwent Valley alternative is still a wild and remote route, with few signs of civilisation apart from the reservoirs, but the route finding is easier and the paths are infinitely better. There is a price to pay, as the route descends into the valley and climbs out again to rejoin the main route at Loftshaw Clough Head, but in bad weather this is the recommended route


Details:

Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Other Paths
Challenging
Moorland
National Park
Start: SK197909 - Black Tor, Peak District, S Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK143987 - Featherbed Moss, Peak District, S Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Wild Yorkshire Way

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Route Profile:

12.9 Km (8.0 miles)
373 m (1,224 ft) ascent
524 m (1,719 ft)  maximum height

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