Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

A walk in The Peak District National Park, Derbyshire, Central The English Midlands

The start of the Pennine Way

Walk Route Summary:
- Edale, The Pennine Way, Upper Booth, Jacob's Ladder (Edale), Edale Head, Kinder Scout, 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.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale Edale, Pennine Way, Upper Booth, Jacob's Ladder (Edale), Edale Head, Kinder Scout, 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 The Dark Peak Area,  The Peak District National Park,  Derbyshire,  England

On Kinder Low (Kinder Scout)
Photo: Fran Brewin

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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 in England, 267th in England & Wales). Kinder Scout is also known as an English Nuttall (210th in England, 361st in England & Wales)

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

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

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

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
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Wainwrights
 English  Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
1
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.


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale

In no particular order . . .

Field of wild flowers after Kinder Scout, towards Edale. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

1. Field of wild flowers after Kinder Scout, towards Edale
Photo: Andrew Wright (2)


Hey Edge from Crowden. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

2. Hey Edge from Crowden
Photo: Geoff Smithson (3)


The surprisingly sandy bed of the River Kinder on The Kinder Plateau, Kinder Scout, east of Kinder Downfall. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

3. The surprisingly sandy bed of the River Kinder on The Kinder Plateau, Kinder Scout, east of Kinder Downfall
Photo: Peter Royle (29)


The Pennine Way near Upper Booth. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

4. The Pennine Way near Upper Booth
Photo: Stuart Street (3)


Descending Grindsbrook Clough. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

5. Descending Grindsbrook Clough
Photo: Dorsal Finn (83)


Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) trig point. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

6. Kinder Low (Kinder Scout) trig point
Photo: Dorsal Finn (78)


National Trust plaque at the bottom of Jacob's Ladder. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

7. National Trust plaque at the bottom of Jacob's Ladder
Photo: Bob Ferguson (91)


My friend Wiktor on the top of Kinder Scout with Hayfield Reservoir shimmering below. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

8. My friend Wiktor on the top of Kinder Scout with Hayfield Reservoir shimmering below
Photo: Bartek Stanny (1)


Carl Morris at a snowy Edale Station with Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) in the background. Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

9. Carl Morris at a snowy Edale Station with Grindslow Knoll (Kinder Scout) in the background
Photo: Mike Hart (9)


The bottom of Jacob's Ladder (Edale). Walk route map d296 Jacob's Ladder and Kinder Scout from Edale photo

10. The bottom of Jacob's Ladder (Edale)
Photo: Stuart Sutton (2)



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