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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of South Head (Hayfield) at 494m (1621ft). South Head (Hayfield) is known as an Bridget.

You will also reach the summit of Mount Famine at 473m (1552ft). Mount Famine is known as an Bridget.

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

Chinley Churn is known as an Bridget..

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 . . .

My partner Steve Bradbury on the summit of Mount Famine just as the mist lifted giving a glorious sunny day

My partner Steve Bradbury on the summit of Mount Famine just as the mist lifted giving a glorious sunny day

Photo: Janice Hoare (1)

Rocks on the Mount Famine ridge

Rocks on the Mount Famine ridge

Photo: Simon Jacks (15)

The paved path between Brown Knoll and South Head (Hayfield)

The paved path between Brown Knoll and South Head (Hayfield)

Photo: Simon Jacks (9)

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

Photo: Richard Hooper (3)

The River Sett under a blanket of Water Lilies beside The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

The River Sett under a blanket of Water Lilies beside The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

Photo: Richard Hooper (5)

Look out! Giant toads! Sign near Bowden Bridge Car Park, Hayfield

Look out! Giant toads! Sign near Bowden Bridge Car Park, Hayfield

Photo: Simon Jacks (17)

Mount Famine summit

Mount Famine summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (751)

Mount Famine from South Head (Hayfield) summit cairn

Mount Famine from South Head (Hayfield) summit cairn

Photo: Simon Jacks (11)

South Head and Mount Famine

South Head and Mount Famine

Photo: Keith Gladwin (5)

Looking across the moor from Brown Knoll (Edale) to South Head

Looking across the moor from Brown Knoll (Edale) to South Head

Photo: Christine Shepherd (747)


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