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

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, 265th 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, 709th 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 Tower (Kinder Scout) at 619m (2032ft). Crowden Tower (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 d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

In no particular order . . .

The Vale of Edale from the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

The Vale of Edale from the top of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

Photo: Dorsal Finn (76)

On Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)

On Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Fran Brewin (1)

Hey Edge from Crowden

Hey Edge from Crowden

Photo: Peter Ellis (1)

Grinds Brook

Grinds Brook

Photo: Dorsal Finn (85)

Kinder Reservoir and Hayfield from Kinder Scout

Kinder Reservoir and Hayfield from Kinder Scout

Photo: Ray Foster (1)

Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) and The Vale of Edale from the summit of Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout)

Lose Hill (Ward's Piece) and The Vale of Edale from the summit of Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout)

Photo: Ian Windle (47)

Edale End and The Vale of Edale

Edale End and The Vale of Edale

Photo: Ian Windle (20)

Carl Morris at a snowy Edale Station with Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) in the background

Carl Morris at a snowy Edale Station with Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) in the background

Photo: Mike Hart (9)

At the bottom of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

At the bottom of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)

Photo: Joanna Gotheridge (1)

A beautiful October morning On Grindsbrook

A beautiful October morning On Grindsbrook

Photo: Terry Maw (5)


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