Walk d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

The start of the Pennine Way


Route outline for walk d296:

- Edale  -   The Pennine Way  -   Upper Booth  -   Jacob's Ladder (Edale)  -   Edale Head  -   Kinder Scout  -   Edale Moor  -   Kinder Plateau  -   Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)  -   Noe Stool (Edale Head)  -   Pym Chair (Edale Head)  -   Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout)  -   Crowden Brook  -   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

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) and a Wainwright (No. ). Kinder Scout is also known as an English Nuttall (210th in England, 361st in England & Wales). Kinder Scout is classified as a Marilyn (47th highest in England, 705th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Kinder Low (Kinder Scout), 633m (2078ft). and a Bridget

You will also reach the summit of Crowden Tower (Kinder Scout), 619m (2032ft). and a Bridget

Along the way you will also bag Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout), 601m (1972ft) and a Bridget.


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

In no particular order . . .

Chris on top of Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)

Chris on top of Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Linda Tweed (1)

Brown Knoll (Edale) from near Upper Booth

Brown Knoll (Edale) from near Upper Booth

Photo: Stuart Street (2)

The Pennine Way to Upper Booth from the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

The Pennine Way to Upper Booth from the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

Photo: Michael Dodd (1)

Lonely tree in Edale

Lonely tree in Edale

Photo: David Hague (8)

On Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)

On Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Fran Brewin (1)

The view up Grindsbrook Clough

The view up Grindsbrook Clough

Photo: Alan Malone (2)

Lord's Seat in the snow from Edale Station

Lord's Seat in the snow from Edale Station

Photo: Mike Hart (8)

Westend Moss and Hey Moss from the Pennine Way below Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Westend Moss and Hey Moss from the Pennine Way below Black Chew Head (Laddow Rocks)

Photo: Peter Ellis (2)

One the towers of Derwent Reservoir Dam

One the towers of Derwent Reservoir Dam

Photo: Ian Windle (23)

Kinder Reservoir from William Clough

Kinder Reservoir from William Clough

Photo: David Atherton (11)


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