Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir

Wild moorland with superb views


Route outline for walk d277:

Ladybower Reservoir  -  Fairholmes Car Park  -  Derwent Reservoir  -  Abbey Bank  -  Abbey Brook  -  Hey Bank (Nether Hey)  -  Howden Moors  -  Nether Hey (Howden Edge)  -  Row Top  -  Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge)  -  High Stones (Howden Moor)  -  Willfrey Edge  -  High Peak  -  Margery Stones  -  Margery Hill  -  Outer Edge  -  Crow Stones  -  Crow Stones Edge  -  Airspeed Consul TF-RPM Plane Wreckage  -  Broadhead Clough  -  Cranberry Bed  -  Swine Side  -  Cranberry Clough  -  Cold Side Oaks  -  Slippery Stones  -  Packhorse Bridge (River Derwent)  -  Howden Reservoir  -  Cold Side (Howden Reservoir)  -  Derwent Reservoir  -  Fairholmes Car Park  -  Ladybower Reservoir




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
3
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is High Stones (Howden Moor) at 548m (1798ft). High Stones (Howden Moor) is also known as an English Dewey (75th highest in England, 172nd in England & Wales)

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Margery Hill at 546m (1791ft). Margery Hill is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Margery Hill is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

You will also reach the summit of Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge) at 545m (1788ft). Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge) is known as an English Bridget.

Along the way you will also bag:

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 d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir

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Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Derwent Reservoir Dam

Derwent Reservoir Dam

Photo: Bob Ferguson (16)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Derwent Dam

Derwent Dam

Photo: Marty Byrne (1)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge) summit stones

Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge) summit stones

Photo: Michael Davidson (73)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Lost Lad, Back Tor (Derwent Edge), Dovestones Tor, Derwent Edge, White Tor (Derwent Edge), Hurkling Stones and Whinstone Lee Tor above Ladybower Reservoir

Lost Lad, Back Tor (Derwent Edge), Dovestones Tor, Derwent Edge, White Tor (Derwent Edge), Hurkling Stones and Whinstone Lee Tor above Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Ben Stafford (36)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Derwent Reservoir Dam

Derwent Reservoir Dam

Photo: Bob Ferguson (26)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Derwent Reservoir Dam (overflowing)

Derwent Reservoir Dam (overflowing)

Photo: Arthur Norton (8)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Derwent Dam and Ladybower Reservoir

Derwent Dam and Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Nick Snape (2)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Howden Reservoir

Howden Reservoir

Photo: Bob Ferguson (41)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Howden Reservoir Dam

Howden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Bob Ferguson (22)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Howden Reservoir overflow

Howden Reservoir overflow

Photo: Bob Ferguson (42)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - One the towers of Derwent Reservoir Dam

One the towers of Derwent Reservoir Dam

Photo: Ian Windle (23)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Grouse shooting butt on Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge)

Grouse shooting butt on Featherbed Moss (Howden Edge)

Photo: Michael Davidson (76)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Ladybower Reservoir from above Derwent Dam

Ladybower Reservoir from above Derwent Dam

Photo: Marty Byrne (2)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Margery Hill summit trig point

Margery Hill summit trig point

Photo: Jack Quick (16)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Water cascading over Howden Reservoir Dam

Water cascading over Howden Reservoir Dam

Photo: Bob Ferguson (24)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Winhill Pike (Win Hill) from Ladybower Reservoir

Winhill Pike (Win Hill) from Ladybower Reservoir

Photo: Peter Woods (1)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Path to Alport from Derwent Reservoir in the Upper Derwent Valley in the snow

Path to Alport from Derwent Reservoir in the Upper Derwent Valley in the snow

Photo: Dave Roper (2)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Derwent Reservoir Dam

Derwent Reservoir Dam

Photo: Michael Davidson (69)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Photo: Michael Davidson (88)

Walk d277 Margery Hill from Fairholmes Car Park, Ladybower Reservoir - Margery Stones on Margery Hill

Margery Stones on Margery Hill

Photo: Michael Davidson (82)


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