Walk d240 Kinder Downfall and Kinder Scout from Edale

Good compass skills essential in thick weather


Route outline for walk d240:

Edale  -  The Pennine Way  -  Upper Booth  -  Jacob's Ladder (Edale)  -  Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)  -  Red Brook  -  Kinder Downfall  -  Kinder Scout  -  Edale Moor  -  Kinder Plateau  -  Crowden Head (Kinder Scout)  -  Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout)  -  Grindsbrook Clough  -  Grinds Brook  -  The Vale of Edale  -  Edale.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
3
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Kinder Scout at 636m (2087ft). Kinder Scout is the highest point in The Peak District National Park and the highest point in the county of Derbyshire.

Kinder Scout is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (156th highest in England, 266th highest in England & Wales). Kinder Scout is also known as an English Nuttall (210th highest in England, 361st highest in England & Wales). Kinder Scout is also classified as an English Marilyn (47th highest in England, 705th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) at 633m (2078ft). Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) is known as an Bridget.

You will also reach the summit of Crowden Head (Kinder Scout) at 631m (2071ft). Crowden Head (Kinder Scout) is in the middle of the Kinder Scout plateau.

Crowden Head (Kinder Scout) is known as an Bridget.

Along the way you will also bag Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) at 601m (1972ft). Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) 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 d240 Kinder Downfall and Kinder Scout from Edale

In no particular order . . .

Rob, Big Truck and Carl at the top of Kinder Downfall

Rob, Big Truck and Carl at the top of Kinder Downfall

Photo: Dorsal Finn (127)

The bridge over the River Noe at the bottom of Jacob's Ladder

The bridge over the River Noe at the bottom of Jacob's Ladder

Photo: Bob Ferguson (92)

Rock formations in Kinder Scout

Rock formations in Kinder Scout

Photo: David Atherton (12)

Noe Stool from the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

Noe Stool from the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

Photo: Michael Dodd (3)

Hope from Upper Booth

Hope from Upper Booth

Photo: Peter Walling (3)

Hey Edge from Crowden

Hey Edge from Crowden

Photo: Peter Ellis (1)

Crowden Head (Kinder Scout)

Crowden Head (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Dorsal Finn (80)

The view from the top of Kinder Downfall

The view from the top of Kinder Downfall

Photo: Dorsal Finn (126)

Kinder Downfall

Kinder Downfall

Photo: Stella Whittaker (10)

Kinder Downfall frozen solid

Kinder Downfall frozen solid

Photo: Peter Royle (10)


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