Walk d214 Mount Famine, South Head and Brown Knoll from Hayfield

Bridget bagging splendour away from the crowds


Route outline for walk d214:

- Hayfield  -   Sett Valley Trail  -   Birch Vale  -   Morland Road  -   Ollersett  -   New Allotments  -   Chinley Head  -   Mount Famine  -   South Head (Hayfield)  -   Brown Knoll (Edale)  -   Edale Cross  -   Oaken Clough  -   Coldwell Clough  -   Tunstead House  -   Bowden Bridge  -   Hayfield.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
3
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Brown Knoll (Edale) at 569m (1867ft). Brown Knoll (Edale) is also known as an English Dewey (41st in England, 91st in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of South Head (Hayfield), 494m (1621ft). and a Bridget

You will also reach the summit of Mount Famine, 473m (1552ft). and a Bridget

Along the way you will also bag Chinley Churn, 451m (1480ft) Please Note: The Trig Point on Chinley Churn is on private land and not accessible to the public. and a Bridget.


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 d214 Mount Famine, South Head and Brown Knoll from Hayfield

In no particular order . . .

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

Photo: Richard Hooper (3)

Chinley Churn

Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (13)

The pretty village of Hollinsclough

The pretty village of Hollinsclough

Photo: Richard Hooper (25)

South Head (Hayfield) from the top of Mount Famine

South Head (Hayfield) from the top of Mount Famine

Photo: Simon Jacks (12)

Kinder Reservoir with Kinder Scout beyond from White Brow

Kinder Reservoir with Kinder Scout beyond from White Brow

Photo: David Atherton (10)

Brown Knoll (Edale) trig point

Brown Knoll (Edale) trig point

Photo: Simon Jacks (8)

Brown Knoll (Edale) summit trig point

Brown Knoll (Edale) summit trig point

Photo: Stuart Street (5)

The view from South Head (Hayfield)

The view from South Head (Hayfield)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (749)

Peel Tower

Peel Tower

Photo: Christine Shepherd (754)

Kinder Reservoir with Kinder Downfall on the horizon (centre right)

Kinder Reservoir with Kinder Downfall on the horizon (centre right)

Photo: Stella Whittaker (1)


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