Edale Skyline (joint walk with Staffordshire Walkers)
Date
Saturday 14th July 2018
Information below may be incomplete or subject to change.
Start Time
9:30am
Estimated Finish Time
6:30pm
Distance
21 miles
Leader
Phil Haferer (Staffordshire Walkers)
Contact Details
or 07443929412
Start Point and Parking
Hope (park on the road by the primary school)
Postcode
S33 6RD
Map
Not available.
Grid Location
SK171837
General Location
Packed Lunch?
Yes
Pub/Tea Shop
Toilets
Yes.
Car Sharing
7:00am at "Dobbies" services (A5/A49 junction), south of Shrewsbury, in the Little Chef car park
Public Transport
None available or not known.
Walk Summary
A legendary walk around the Vale of Edale, with excellent views all the way.
Starting in Hope our route will pass through Win Hill, Hope Cross, Madwoman's Stones, Ringing Roger, Edale Head, Brown Knoll, Lord's Seat, Mam Tor, Holins Cross, Back Tor, Lose Hill and finally back to Hope. This should offer your legs a bit of a challenge, but you'll have Sunday to get over it!
Terrain
Undulating hills. Some boggy sections but mostly paved.
Ascent
Total ascent 1200m
Highest Point
Mam Tor 517m
Additional Info
Walking boots, full waterproofs, warm clothing (layers), gaiters and a reasonable level of fitness is required for this walk.