Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge

A steep ascent to superb views


Route outline for walk d144:

Heatherdene Car Park  -  Ladybower Reservoir  -  Yorkshire Bridge  -  Parkin Clough  -  Winhill Plantation  -  Winhill Pike (Win Hill)  -  Twitchill Farm  -  Fullwood Stile Farm  -  Roman Road  -  Hope Cross  -  Ladybower Reservoir  -  Wiseman Hey Clough Plantation  -  Ladybower Reservoir Dam  -  Heatherdene Car Park




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
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Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Winhill Pike (Win Hill) at 462m (1516ft). Winhill Pike (Win Hill) is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Winhill Pike (Win Hill) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


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Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge

In no particular order . . .

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - A fallen tree with babbling stream in Parkin Clough

A fallen tree with babbling stream in Parkin Clough

Photo: Richard Peacock (1)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Ladybower Reservoir from the dam near Yorkshire Bridge

Ladybower Reservoir from the dam near Yorkshire Bridge

Photo: Phillip Martin (2)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Hope Cross near Edale

Hope Cross near Edale

Photo: Peter Walling (10)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Heavy snow on the descent down Winhill Pike (Win Hill)

Heavy snow on the descent down Winhill Pike (Win Hill)

Photo: Dorsal Finn (7)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Winhill Pike (Win Hill) from Ladybower Reservoir

Winhill Pike (Win Hill) from Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Peter Woods (1)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - A rainbow over Bamford Moor from  near to the top of Parkin Clough, Winhill Pike (Win Hill)

A rainbow over Bamford Moor from near to the top of Parkin Clough, Winhill Pike (Win Hill)

Photo: Roger Thornber (1)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Hurkling Stones and Whinstone Lee Tor beyond Ladybower Reservoir

Hurkling Stones and Whinstone Lee Tor beyond Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ben Stafford (11)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Pipe/Foot Bridge across and inlet, Ladybower Reservoir

Pipe/Foot Bridge across and inlet, Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ben Stafford (35)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Ladybower Reservoir Overflow

Ladybower Reservoir Overflow

Photo: Lee Harpin (1)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Winhill Pike (Win Hill) summit with just a dusting of snow

Winhill Pike (Win Hill) summit with just a dusting of snow

Photo: Ian Windle (9)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Ladybower Reservoir

Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Mary Bracegirdle (1)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Carl 'Mozzer' Morris on the summit of Winhill Pike (Win Hill) during a blizzard

Carl 'Mozzer' Morris on the summit of Winhill Pike (Win Hill) during a blizzard

Photo: Dorsal Finn (2)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Access Road to Crookhill Farm, Ladybower Reservoir

Access Road to Crookhill Farm, Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ben Stafford (13)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Tramping through the Winhill Pike (Win Hill) woods in heavy snow

Tramping through the Winhill Pike (Win Hill) woods in heavy snow

Photo: Dorsal Finn (11)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Above Ladybower Reservoir

Above Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Pauline Elliott (2)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Crook Hill from the southern shore of Ladybower Reservoir

Crook Hill from the southern shore of Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ian Windle (13)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Back Tor (Derwent Edge) beyond Ladybower Reservoir

Back Tor (Derwent Edge) beyond Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ben Stafford (12)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Ladybower Reservoir

Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Renata Edge (1)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Deep snow on Winhill Pike (Win Hill) summit

Deep snow on Winhill Pike (Win Hill) summit

Photo: Dorsal Finn (4)

Walk d144 Winhill Pike (Win Hill) and Hope Cross from Yorkshire Bridge - Ladybower Reservoir

Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ben Stafford (34)


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