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Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

A walk in The Peak District National Park, Derbyshire, Central The Midlands England

The start of the Pennine Way

Walk Route Summary:
- Edale, The Pennine Way, Upper Booth, Jacob's Ladder (Edale), Edale Head, Kinder Scout, Kinder Plateau, Kinder Low (Kinder Scout), Noe Stool (Edale Head), Pym Chair (Edale Head), Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout), Crowden Brook, Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout), Grindsbrook Clough, Grinds Brook, The Vale of Edale, Edale.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale Edale, Pennine Way, Upper Booth, Jacob's Ladder (Edale), Edale Head, Kinder Scout, Kinder Plateau, Kinder Low (Kinder Scout), Noe Stool (Edale Head), Pym Chair (Edale Head), Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout), Crowden Brook, Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout), Grindsbrook Clough, Grinds Brook, The Vale of Edale, Edale The Dark Peak Area,  The Peak District National Park,  Derbyshire,  England

On Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)
Photo: Fran Brewin

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Kinder Scout at 636m (2087ft). Kinder Scout is the highest point in The Peak District National Park and the highest point in the county of Derbyshire. Kinder Scout is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (156th in England, 267th in England & Wales). Kinder Scout is also known as an English Nuttall (210th in England, 361st in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (47th in England, 705th in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Kinder Low (Kinder Scout), 633m (2078ft). Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) is also known as a Bridget

You will also reach the summit of Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout), 619m (2032ft). Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout) is also known as a Bridget

Along the way you will also bag Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout), 601m (1972ft) - a Bridget.

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights

1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
3
Bridgets

For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

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The Mam Tor Ridge from the Edale Valley. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

1. The Mam Tor Ridge from the Edale Valley
Photo: Nick Cusack (8)


Top Dog Hikers on Kinder Scout. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

2. Top Dog Hikers on Kinder Scout
Photo: Stewart Green (4)


Mike at Edale Station with Lord's Seat, Cowburn Tunnel and Brown Knoll in the background. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

3. Mike at Edale Station with Lord's Seat, Cowburn Tunnel and Brown Knoll in the background
Photo: Mike Hart (7)


Large cairn at the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale) on The Pennine Way. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

4. Large cairn at the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale) on The Pennine Way
Photo: Stuart Street (4)


Looking down from the top of Grindsbrook Clough. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

5. Looking down from the top of Grindsbrook Clough
Photo: Alan Malone (5)


Looking back to Grindsbrook, on the way to Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout). Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

6. Looking back to Grindsbrook, on the way to Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout)
Photo: Peter Royle (19)


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7. The River Kinder flowing through the peat hags on The Kinder Scout Plateau
Photo: David Morecroft (8)

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8. *The Edale Valley and Kinder Plateau from Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout)
Photo: David Hadsley (4)

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Carl Morris at a snowy Edale Station with Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) in the background. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

9. Carl Morris at a snowy Edale Station with Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) in the background
Photo: Mike Hart (9)


Its getting a bit wet and windy on a misty Kinder Scout. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

10. Its getting a bit wet and windy on a misty Kinder Scout
Photo: Bob Ferguson (101)



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