Walk d218 Black Edge (Combs Moss)from Old Road

Undulating walk around the Combs Moss Plateau


Route outline for walk d218:

Old Road  -  Combs Moss  -  Combs Head (Combs Moss)  -  Moss House Farm  -  Hogshaw Brook  -  Flint Clough  -  Black Edge (Combs Moss) (South Top)  -  Black Edge (Combs Moss)  -  Hob Tor  -  Short Edge  -  Castle Naze (Hill Fort)  -  Combs Edge  -  Pyegreave Brook  -  Allstone Lee Farm  -  Combs Moss  -  Old Road.




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
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Black Edge (Combs Moss) at 507m (1663ft). Black Edge (Combs Moss) is also known as an English Dewey (170th highest in England, 391st in England & Wales)

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Combs Head (Combs Moss) at 503m (1650ft). Combs Head (Combs Moss) is also known as an English Dewey (175th highest in England, 407th in England & Wales).

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 d218 Black Edge (Combs Moss)from Old Road

In no particular order . . .

Rock formations on Combs Head (Combs Moss)

Rock formations on Combs Head (Combs Moss)

Photo: Brian Davidson (19)

Exiting Flint Clough

Exiting Flint Clough

Photo: Brian Davidson (25)

Rock formations on Combs Head (Combs Moss)

Rock formations on Combs Head (Combs Moss)

Photo: Brian Davidson (20)

Looking towards Dove Holes from Flint Clough

Looking towards Dove Holes from Flint Clough

Photo: Brian Davidson (23)

The rather uninspiring summit of Combs Head (Combs Moss)

The rather uninspiring summit of Combs Head (Combs Moss)

Photo: Brian Davidson (22)

Weather station on Black Edge (Combs Moss)

Weather station on Black Edge (Combs Moss)

Photo: Brian Davidson (32)

Approaching Black Edge (Combs Moss) from the South

Approaching Black Edge (Combs Moss) from the South

Photo: Brian Davidson (29)

Combs Reservoir from Black Edge (Combs Moss)

Combs Reservoir from Black Edge (Combs Moss)

Photo: Brian Davidson (37)

Following the wall up to Black Edge (Combs Moss)

Following the wall up to Black Edge (Combs Moss)

Photo: Brian Davidson (26)

Looking NW towards Combs from the Black Edge (Combs Moss) plateau

Looking NW towards Combs from the Black Edge (Combs Moss) plateau

Photo: Brian Davidson (35)


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