Walk ch131 Shining Tor and Yearns Low from Lamaload Reservoir

Steady climb to great views


Route outline for walk ch131:

Lamaload Reservoir  -  Shining Tor  -  Cats Tor  -  Pym Chair  -  Jenkin Chapel  -  Waggonshaw Brow  -  Yearns Low  -  Lamaload Reservoir.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Shining Tor at 559m (1835ft). Shining Tor is the highest point in the county of Cheshire.

Shining Tor is also known as an English Dewey (54th highest in England, 123rd in England & Wales)Shining Tor is also classified as an English Marilyn (59th highest in England, 850th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Cats Tor at 522m (1713ft). Cats Tor is also known as an English Dewey (135th highest in England, 305th in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 118
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk ch131 Shining Tor and Yearns Low from Lamaload Reservoir

In no particular order . . .

Shining Tor summit Trig Point

Shining Tor summit Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (739)

The paved path across the bog to Cat's Tor

The paved path across the bog to Cat's Tor

Photo: Christine Shepherd (741)

Lamaload Reservoir

Lamaload Reservoir

Photo: Christine Shepherd (738)

Looking down onto Lamaload Reservoir from Shining Tor

Looking down onto Lamaload Reservoir from Shining Tor

Photo: Amanda Jones (1)

Looking South to Shutlingsloe from the summit of Shining Tor

Looking South to Shutlingsloe from the summit of Shining Tor

Photo: Rachael Barber (2)

Looking South to Shutlingsloe from the summit of Shining Tor

Looking South to Shutlingsloe from the summit of Shining Tor

Photo: Rachael Barber (1)

Looking back up the ridge to Cat's Tor

Looking back up the ridge to Cat's Tor

Photo: Christine Shepherd (744)

On the summit of Shining Tor

On the summit of Shining Tor

Photo: Christine Shepherd (740)

Cats Tor from Shining Tor

Cats Tor from Shining Tor

Photo: Peter Wood (1)

Shutlingsloe from Cat's Tor

Shutlingsloe from Cat's Tor

Photo: Christine Shepherd (742)


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