Walk d146 The High Peak Trail and Kenslow Knoll from Middleton-by-Youlgreave

Fine views of Long Dale and from Kenslow Knoll


Route outline for walk d146:

Middleton-by-Youlgreave  -  River Bradford  -  Rusden Wood  -  Gratton Moor  -  Long Dale  -  Bolderstone Plantation  -  Friden Station  -  The High Peak Trail  -  Green Lane (Friden)  -  Mere Farm  -  Ringham Low (Friden)  -  Kenslow Farm  -  Kenslow Knoll  -  Little Rockery Plantation  -  Rake Wood  -  Middleton-by-Youlgreave.



Gratton Moor (Gratton Moor) means


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Kenslow Knoll at 337m (1106ft). Kenslow Knoll is known as a Bridget.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Gratton Moor (Gratton Moor) at 304m (997ft).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

OS Landranger Map 119
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d146 The High Peak Trail and Kenslow Knoll from Middleton-by-Youlgreave

In no particular order . . .

Lovely Long Dale

Lovely Long Dale

Photo: Greg Bushell (39)

Bradford Dale

Bradford Dale

Photo: Duncan Maclelland (3)

The High Peak Trail near Hurdlow (Sparklow)

The High Peak Trail near Hurdlow (Sparklow)

Photo: Jack Quick (29)

Long Dale

Long Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (34)

Kenslow Knoll from Ringham Low (Friden)

Kenslow Knoll from Ringham Low (Friden)

Photo: Greg Bushell (25)

Crossing Gratton Moor

Crossing Gratton Moor

Photo: Greg Bushell (35)

Design award plaque on the Kenslow Knoll summit sculpture

Design award plaque on the Kenslow Knoll summit sculpture

Photo: Greg Bushell (29)

Gratton Moor (Gratton Moor) from Gratton Moor

Gratton Moor (Gratton Moor) from Gratton Moor

Photo: Greg Bushell (34)

The River Bradford in Bradford Dale near Youlgreave

The River Bradford in Bradford Dale near Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (52)

Long Dale

Long Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (31)

Rusden Wood south of Middleton-by-Youlgreave

Rusden Wood south of Middleton-by-Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (29)

Sunset from the High Peak Trail

Sunset from the High Peak Trail

Photo: Adrian Booth (1)

Long Dale

Long Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (35)

Long Dale

Long Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (33)

Kenslow Knoll from Green Lane (Friden)

Kenslow Knoll from Green Lane (Friden)

Photo: Greg Bushell (21)

Where Long Dale meets Gratton Dale

Where Long Dale meets Gratton Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (36)

Kenslow Knoll summit

Kenslow Knoll summit

Photo: Norman Howarth (31)

Green Lane (Friden)

Green Lane (Friden)

Photo: Greg Bushell (22)

Between Bolderstone Plantation and Little Bolderstone Plantation

Between Bolderstone Plantation and Little Bolderstone Plantation

Photo: Greg Bushell (42)

Kenslow Knoll summit sculpture

Kenslow Knoll summit sculpture

Photo: Greg Bushell (28)

Sign at Friden Station on the High Peak Trail

Sign at Friden Station on the High Peak Trail

Photo: Greg Bushell (18)

All Saints Church, Youlgreave

All Saints Church, Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (53)

Entering Long Dale

Entering Long Dale

Photo: Arthur Norton (2)

View from the High Peak Trail

View from the High Peak Trail

Photo: Adrian Booth (4)

Limestone Way nr Bradford

Limestone Way nr Bradford

Photo: Duncan Maclelland (4)

Hurdlow (Sparklow) station on The High Peak Trail

Hurdlow (Sparklow) station on The High Peak Trail

Photo: Jack Quick (30)

Kenslow Farm from Kenslow Knoll

Kenslow Farm from Kenslow Knoll

Photo: Greg Bushell (31)

The Farm Yard Inn, Youlgreave

The Farm Yard Inn, Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (13)

The track near Kenslow Farm

The track near Kenslow Farm

Photo: Greg Bushell (32)

Friden Station on the High Peak Trail

Friden Station on the High Peak Trail

Photo: Greg Bushell (17)

Information Board on Kenslow Knoll

Information Board on Kenslow Knoll

Photo: Greg Bushell (27)

Heading north east along Green Lane (Friden)

Heading north east along Green Lane (Friden)

Photo: Greg Bushell (20)

Lovely Long Dale

Lovely Long Dale

Photo: Greg Bushell (38)

Sheep by Bolderstone Plantation

Sheep by Bolderstone Plantation

Photo: Greg Bushell (41)

Long Dale

Long Dale

Photo: Greg Bushell (36)

The High Peak Trail at Friden Station

The High Peak Trail at Friden Station

Photo: Greg Bushell (19)

Where Long Dale meets Gratton Dale

Where Long Dale meets Gratton Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (37)

Green Lane (Friden) in woodland near Mere Farm

Green Lane (Friden) in woodland near Mere Farm

Photo: Greg Bushell (23)

In Rusden Wood south of Middleton-by-Youlgreave

In Rusden Wood south of Middleton-by-Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (30)

Long Dale

Long Dale

Photo: Peter Osbourne (32)

Youlgreave

Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (14)

Lovely Long Dale

Lovely Long Dale

Photo: Greg Bushell (37)

View from the High Peak Trail

View from the High Peak Trail

Photo: Adrian Booth (3)

Limestone Way nr Bradford

Limestone Way nr Bradford

Photo: Duncan Maclelland (5)

The River Bradford in Bradford Dale near Youlgreave

The River Bradford in Bradford Dale near Youlgreave

Photo: Peter Osbourne (51)

View from the High Peak Trail

View from the High Peak Trail

Photo: Adrian Booth (2)

Ruin beside Green Lane (Friden) near Mere Farm

Ruin beside Green Lane (Friden) near Mere Farm

Photo: Greg Bushell (24)

Approaching Bolderstone Plantation from Long Dale

Approaching Bolderstone Plantation from Long Dale

Photo: Greg Bushell (40)

Viewpoint plaque on the Kenslow Knoll summit sculpture

Viewpoint plaque on the Kenslow Knoll summit sculpture

Photo: Greg Bushell (30)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk d146 The High Peak Trail and Kenslow Knoll from Middleton-by-Youlgreave


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