Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield

Fine views away from the crowds


Route outline for walk d262:

Hayfield  -  Sett Valley Trail  -  Birch Vale  -  Morland Road  -  Ollersett  -  New Allotments  -  Cracken Edge  -  Chinley Churn  -  Chinley Head  -  Dry Clough Farm  -  Chinley  -  Naze House  -  Greystead  -  Alder Ling  -  Wicken House  -  Andrews Farm  -  South Head (Hayfield)  -  Mount Famine  -  Elle Bank  -  Pennine Bridleway  -  Tunstead House  -  Bowden Bridge  -  Hayfield




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
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 South Head (Hayfield) at 494m (1621ft). South Head (Hayfield) is known as an English Bridget.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Mount Famine at 473m (1552ft). Mount Famine is known as an English Bridget.

You will also reach the summit of Chinley Churn at 451m (1480ft). Chinley Churn is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Chinley Churn is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point. Please Note: The Trig Point on Chinley Churn is on private land and not accessible to the public.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Peak District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL1 The Peak District - Dark Peak area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

110 Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield

In no particular order . . .

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - South Head (Hayfield) summit cairn

South Head (Hayfield) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (748)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Mount Famine summit

Mount Famine summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (751)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - 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)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - New Mills from Chinley Churn

New Mills from Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (5)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Chapel-en-le-Frith from Chinley Churn

Chapel-en-le-Frith from Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (8)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Stile on Chinley Churn

Stile on Chinley Churn

Photo: Stewart Green (11)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Mount Famine and Kinder Scout from Chinley Churn

Mount Famine and Kinder Scout from Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (9)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - 'Caution: Toads Crossing' sign on the road near Bowden Bridge, Hayfield

'Caution: Toads Crossing' sign on the road near Bowden Bridge, Hayfield

Photo: Christine Shepherd (753)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Toads crossing the road near Bowden Bridge, Hayfield

Toads crossing the road near Bowden Bridge, Hayfield

Photo: Christine Shepherd (752)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

Photo: Richard Hooper (3)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Looking ahead to Mount Famine from South Head (Hayfield)

Looking ahead to Mount Famine from South Head (Hayfield)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (750)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Cracken Edge near Chinley Churn

Cracken Edge near Chinley Churn

Photo: Micheailin Mhairtin (1)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Hayfield Church

Hayfield Church

Photo: Richard Hooper (23)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Old quarries on Chinley Churn

Old quarries on Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (11)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Old quarries on Chinley Churn

Old quarries on Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (10)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - South Head (Hayfield) from the top of Mount Famine

South Head (Hayfield) from the top of Mount Famine

Photo: Simon Jacks (12)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - South Head (Hayfield) and Mount Famine from the Pennine Bridleway near Elle Bank

South Head (Hayfield) and Mount Famine from the Pennine Bridleway near Elle Bank

Photo: Simon Jacks (16)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Cracken Edge

Cracken Edge

Photo: Paul Stewart (14)

Walk d262 South Head and Mount Famine from Hayfield - Hayfield from Chinley Churn

Hayfield from Chinley Churn

Photo: Paul Stewart (6)


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