Peaky Ramblers

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Lowland and Hill Walks
Nov 16
2019

17 people attending

11 places left

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£12.50
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600m of steep climb approximately 5 hrs of hiking

Join us for some stunning views and atmosphere as we go through the much loved valley of Edale and have a day of being high up and ridge walking.  This is a personal favourite of mine and the experience never ceases to amaze me.

From the village, we head over the well known Pennine Way, through the valley and up Jacobs Ladder.  Jacobs Ladder is something you never forget once you have done it, but you will definitely feel a sense of achievement from getting to the top.  We head up to an approximate height of just over 2000 feet (600m) and spend most of the day with fantastic views (weather permitting).   

From the top of Jacobs Ladder, we walk along the edge of Kinder Scout (we will not be going through it), passing Crowden Tower, Grindslow Knoll, through Upper Torr before we head down hill passing "Heardman's Plantation"  and finally back to the village.  

At the end of the walk, you are very welcome to join us for a well earned beverage at the Rambler Inn.

The whole walk should take approximately 4.5 - 5 hours plus lunch break and stopping time, and we will be stopping roughly half way for lunch. 

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Edale top of Jacobs Ladder
Edale Valley
Edale Valley
Edale top of Jacobs Ladder
Edale Valley
Edale Valley

Location

53.364791947032, -1.8151044845581