Upper Derwent, Howden and Derwent Edge
Sunday, 11 March 2018
Meeting time: 9:00
Start time: 9:45
Moderate 11 miles / 17.7 km
From the layby we head north on the east side of the Upper Derwent Reservoir before following the path up Howden Dean to 'Lost Lad' viewpoint. The path continues along Derwent Edge passing 'Cakes of Bread', 'Dovestone Tor', 'Salt Cellar', 'White Tor' and 'Wheel Stones' before descending to Ladybower Reservoir. We finish with a short walk along the reservoir and through the visitor centre to the layby. Overal rising from 230m above sea level to 538m asl.
Torr Top Car Park, New Mills for optional car share
Grid reference: SK000854
Nearest postcode: SK22 4BY
Meeting time: 09:00
The roadside layby near the Fairholmes Visitor Centre in the Upper Derwent Valley.
NB If going directly there please check with leader in case of late change.
Grid reference: SK173889
Nearest postcode: S33 0AQ
Start time: 09:45
This is a circular walk
Local walk grade: Moderate
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