Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough

Wild moorland and the Pennine Way


Route outline for walk d176:

Birchin Clough  -  (A57 Snake Pass)  -  Lady Clough  -  River Ashop  -  Rough Bank  -  Fair Brook  -  Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)  -  The Kinder Plateau  -  Edale Moor  -  The Edge (Kinder Scout)  -  The Pennine Way  -  Ashop Head  -  Mill Hill  -  Black Ashop Moor  -  Within Clough  -  Red Clough  -  Upper Gate Clough  -  Ashop Clough  -  Birchin Clough  -  (A57 Snake Pass).




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
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
2
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) at 625m (2051ft). Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) is known as an English Bridget.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of The Edge (Kinder Scout) at 624m (2048ft). The Edge (Kinder Scout) is known as an English Bridget. The summit of The Edge (Kinder Scout) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Pennine Way, a 404km (251 miles) linear footpath connecting Edale in Derbyshire, England with Kirk Yetholm in The Borders, Scotland. The Pennine Way is waymarked by a National Trail Acorn. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Pennine Way.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Peak District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL1 The Peak District - Dark Peak area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

110 Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough

In no particular order . . .

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - The footbridge over Birchin Clough

The footbridge over Birchin Clough

Photo: Robert Hardy (17)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Birchin Clough

Birchin Clough

Photo: Robert Hardy (21)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - The surprisingly sandy bed of the River Kinder on The Kinder Plateau, Kinder Scout, east of Kinder Downfall

The surprisingly sandy bed of the River Kinder on The Kinder Plateau, Kinder Scout, east of Kinder Downfall

Photo: Peter Royle (29)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - The River Ashop in Lady Clough

The River Ashop in Lady Clough

Photo: Robert Hardy (1)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) from The Pennine Way near The Edge (Kinder Scout)

Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) from The Pennine Way near The Edge (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Judith Thiery (2)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Rock sculptures on Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Rock sculptures on Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Robert Hardy (6)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - The Edge (Kinder Scout) summit trig point

The Edge (Kinder Scout) summit trig point

Photo: Ben Lockett (6)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Into the abyss on a misty Kinder Scout

Into the abyss on a misty Kinder Scout

Photo: Bob Ferguson (95)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Lady Clough

Lady Clough

Photo: Robert Hardy (34)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Birchin Clough woods

Birchin Clough woods

Photo: Robert Hardy (22)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - My wife and daughter on Kinder Scout

My wife and daughter on Kinder Scout

Photo: Keith Sloane (1)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - A snowy mothers day on Kinder Scout

A snowy mothers day on Kinder Scout

Photo: Martin Wardroper (5)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Fair Brook near the top of Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Fair Brook near the top of Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Robert Hardy (3)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - The River Kinder flowing through the peat hags on The Kinder Scout Plateau

The River Kinder flowing through the peat hags on The Kinder Scout Plateau

Photo: David Morecroft (8)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Rocks on Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Rocks on Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (729)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Sculptured rock streams on a misty Kinder Scout

Sculptured rock streams on a misty Kinder Scout

Photo: Bob Ferguson (97)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Caldron on a misty Kinder Scout

Caldron on a misty Kinder Scout

Photo: Bob Ferguson (100)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Woodland near Birchin Clough

Woodland near Birchin Clough

Photo: Robert Hardy (28)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - The Ashop Valley from Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

The Ashop Valley from Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Robert Hardy (8)

Walk d176 Fairbrook Naze (Kinder Scout) and Mill Hill from Birchin Clough - Birchin Clough

Birchin Clough

Photo: Robert Hardy (16)


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