Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale

Superb views all around


Route outline for walk d229:

Edale  -  Small Clough  -  Hardenclough Farm  -  Greenlands  -  Mam Tor  -  Hollins Cross  -  Hollins  -  The Vale of Edale  -  Edale



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

It costs £6.00 to park a car for the day in the main car park in Edale. The ticket machine only takes coins and you cannot pay with notes or credit cards. There is precious little alternative parking. Best make sure you bring enough change. Sept 2021.

The odd shaped lumps of rock strewn across so many of the South West's tors are collectively known as 'clitter'.


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
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Mam Tor at 517m (1696ft). Mam Tor is also known as an English Dewey (146th highest in England, 334th in England & Wales) The summit of Mam Tor is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

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 d229 Mam Tor from Edale

In no particular order . . .

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Castleton under a temperature inversion from Mam Tor

Castleton under a temperature inversion from Mam Tor

Photo: Craig Carter (47)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - A group of Northampton Ramblers on the top of Mam Tor

A group of Northampton Ramblers on the top of Mam Tor

Photo: Brian Adams (1)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - The Vale of Hope from Mam Tor

The Vale of Hope from Mam Tor

Photo: Mike Higgins (5)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Mam Tor summit

Mam Tor summit

Photo: Shara Higgins (1)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Hangliders off Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) from Mam Tor

Hangliders off Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) from Mam Tor

Photo: Debbie Green (3)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Castleton from Hollins Cross under a blanket of snow

Castleton from Hollins Cross under a blanket of snow

Photo: Dorsal Finn (39)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Lonely tree in Edale

Lonely tree in Edale

Photo: David Hague (8)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Walking towards Mam Tor on land slipped road

Walking towards Mam Tor on land slipped road

Photo: Debbie Green (1)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Looking west to Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) from Mam Tor

Looking west to Lord's Seat (Rushup Edge) from Mam Tor

Photo: David Wright (274)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Lord's Seat in the snow from Edale Station

Lord's Seat in the snow from Edale Station

Photo: Mike Hart (8)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from Hollins Cross

Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from Hollins Cross

Photo: Mark Edwards (9)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from below Hollins Cross

Back Tor (Hollins Cross) from below Hollins Cross

Photo: Mike Higgins (1)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Froxen tree on the slopes of Back Tor (Hollins Cross) viewed from Hollins Cross

Froxen tree on the slopes of Back Tor (Hollins Cross) viewed from Hollins Cross

Photo: Anthony Waldron (5)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Approaching Mam Tor

Approaching Mam Tor

Photo: Sanjay Gupta (1)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Hollins Cross, Back Tor (Hollins Cross) and Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) from Mam Tor during a temperature inversion

Hollins Cross, Back Tor (Hollins Cross) and Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) from Mam Tor during a temperature inversion

Photo: Anthony Waldron (3)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Mam Tor Summit

Mam Tor Summit

Photo: Richard Nicholls (76)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Edale Church

Edale Church

Photo: Stuart Street (1)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Edale from Mam Tor

Edale from Mam Tor

Photo: Peter Walling (7)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - The view from the summit of Mam Tor

The view from the summit of Mam Tor

Photo: David Wright (275)

Walk d229 Mam Tor from Edale - Looking towards Kinder Scout from Mam Tor

Looking towards Kinder Scout from Mam Tor

Photo: Rob Barklamb (62)


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