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  -  Chinley Head  -  South Head (Hayfield)  -  Mount Famine  -  Elle Bank  -  Pennine Bridleway  -  Tunstead House  -  Bowden Bridge  -  Hayfield.




Peak Bagging Statistics for 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 Bridget.

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

You will also reach the summit of 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 d262 South Head and Mount Famine 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)

South Head (Hayfield) summit cairn

South Head (Hayfield) summit cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (748)

Hayfield Church

Hayfield Church

Photo: Richard Hooper (23)

South Head (Hayfield) from the top of Mount Famine

South Head (Hayfield) from the top of Mount Famine

Photo: Simon Jacks (12)

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)

Looking north from the top of Mount Famine

Looking north from the top of Mount Famine

Photo: Simon Jacks (13)

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

The Sett Valley Trail near Hayfield

Photo: Richard Hooper (3)

The River Sett in Hayfield

The River Sett in Hayfield

Photo: Richard Hooper (24)

Looking ahead to Mount Famine from South Head (Hayfield)

Looking ahead to Mount Famine from South Head (Hayfield)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (750)

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)


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