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Gun (Staffordshire)
385m (1264ft)

The White Peak Area, The Peak District, Staffordshire, England

The summit of Gun (Staffordshire) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


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102nd highest in England,
1232nd highest in Great Britain

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Walk Gun (Staffordshire) walking UK Mountains in The White Peak Area The Peak District National Park Staffordshire, England

Gun (Staffordshire) Summit

Photo: James Lees

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OL24 The Peak District - White Peak area


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Walk s176 Gun (Staffordshire) from Meerbrook

Excellent walk to superb views of The Roaches

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 6mls (9.5km)
Ascent:715ft (218m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 3 Icon (Easy)
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Walk s123 Hillswood and Gun (Staffordshire) from Abbey Green, near Leek

Excellent walk to superb views

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 9mls (14.5km)
Ascent:1,178ft (359m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 5 Icon (Moderate)
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Walk s249 Gun (Staffordshire) from Rudyard Reservoir

Superb views followed by a lakeside stroll

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 10ml (16km)
Ascent:1,404ft (428m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 5 Icon (Moderate)

Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Gun (Staffordshire) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Gun (Staffordshire)

Lucy Perchard walked up Gun (Staffordshire) on April 1st, 2017 [from/via/route] Starting at Heaton & via Gun & the Roaches on the 20 mile route for the Three Shires Challenge Walk [with] Tony, Mike and Calvin [weather] misty to start (so no view from the top of the Roaches :( wet until Three Shires Head & then sunny spells after that - Will go back as despite the weather the walk was great

Steve Barks climbed Gun (Staffordshire) on April 14th, 2017 [from/via/route] Meerbrook

Graham Hogg bagged Gun (Staffordshire) on July 30th, 2012 [from/via/route] Rudyard Lake, Rushton Spencer, Heaton [with] Chris Morgan [weather] Mostly cloudy, some rain. - Some very overgrown, muddy & wet footpaths.

Mark Davidson hiked Gun (Staffordshire) on October 17th, 2001 [with] Theresa [weather] OK

Louise Sandwith and David Parker have both walked, climbed & bagged Gun (Staffordshire).

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Gun (Staffordshire)

The Roaches and Hen Cloud from the summit of Gun (Staffordshire)

The Roaches and Hen Cloud from the summit of Gun (Staffordshire)

Photo: Mike Walker (34)

Gun (Staffordshire) summit trig point

Gun (Staffordshire) summit trig point

Photo: Mike Walker (33)

The Staffordshire countryside from near Gun (Staffordshire)

The Staffordshire countryside from near Gun (Staffordshire)

Photo: Mike Walker (36)

The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Gun (Staffordshire)

The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Gun (Staffordshire)

Photo: Stuart Greig (2)

Gun (Staffordshire) from near Meadows Farm

Gun (Staffordshire) from near Meadows Farm

Photo: Mike Walker (29)

The Staffordshire countryside from near Gun (Staffordshire)

The Staffordshire countryside from near Gun (Staffordshire)

Photo: Mike Walker (35)


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