Walk d205 Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) and Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Crowden

Easy to follow paths across wild moorland


Route outline for walk d205:

Crowden  -  Crowden Brook  -  The Pennine Way  -  Highstone Rocks  -  Span Gutter  -  Rakes Rocks  -  Oakenclough Brook  -  Laddow Moss  -  Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)  -  Near Broadslate  -  Sliddens  -  Dun Hill  -  Black Hill (Soldier's Lump)  -  Tooleyshaw Moss  -  Tooleyshaw Moor  -  White Low  -  Westend Moss  -  Hey Moss  -  Hey Edge  -  Crowden.




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 Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) at 582m (1910ft). Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) is the highest point in the county of West Yorkshire.

Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) is also known as an English Dewey (28th highest in England, 66th in England & Wales)Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) is also classified as an English Marilyn (55th highest in England, 794th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) at 542m (1779ft). Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) is also known as an English Dewey (91st highest in England, 203rd in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL1
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 110
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d205 Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) and Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) from Crowden

In no particular order . . .

Crossing Tooleyshaw Moor

Crossing Tooleyshaw Moor

Photo: Simon Jacks (43)

Hey Edge from Westend Moss

Hey Edge from Westend Moss

Photo: Pete Shapter (7)

An empty Woodhead Reservoir from Crowden

An empty Woodhead Reservoir from Crowden

Photo: Peter Marsh (4)

White Nancy from Oakenclough

White Nancy from Oakenclough

Photo: Tony Forrest (1)

The Pennine Way across Dun Hill

The Pennine Way across Dun Hill

Photo: Simon Jacks (36)

Bareholme Moss and Hey Moss from near Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Bareholme Moss and Hey Moss from near Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Photo: Geoff Smithson (4)

Approaching Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) summit

Approaching Black Hill (Soldier's Lump) summit

Photo: Geoff Smithson (13)

Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) summit cairn and pole

Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) summit cairn and pole

Photo: Christine Shepherd (801)

Bleaklow, Woodhead and Crowden from Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Bleaklow, Woodhead and Crowden from Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Photo: Geoff Smithson (9)

Looking back to Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) from The Pennine Way on Dun Hill

Looking back to Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks) from The Pennine Way on Dun Hill

Photo: Simon Jacks (37)


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