Walk gm116 Round Hill, Freeholds Top and Brown Wardle Hill from Watergrove Reservior

Wild and historic Lancashire


Route outline for walk gm116:

- Watergrove Reservoir  -   Wardle  -   Ramsden Road  -   The Pennine Bridleway  -   Crook Moor  -   Higher Slack Brook  -   Rough Hill (Shore Moor)  -   Freeholds Top  -   Trough Edge End  -   The Rossendale Way  -   Trough Edge  -   Deacon Pasture  -   Hades Hill  -   Hades  -   Middle Hill (Whitworth)  -   Brown Wardle Hill  -   Long Shoot Clough  -   Watergrove Reservoir  -   Wardle.




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
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is Rough Hill (Shore Moor) at 434m (1424ft).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Brown Wardle Hill, 402m (1319ft). 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 OL21
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 103 & 109
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk gm116 Round Hill, Freeholds Top and Brown Wardle Hill from Watergrove Reservior

In no particular order . . .

View from the path down from Freeholds Top

View from the path down from Freeholds Top

Photo: Christine Shepherd (768)

Brown Wardle Hill Summit Cairn

Brown Wardle Hill Summit Cairn

Photo: Christine Shepherd (770)

Middle Hill (Whitworth) from Brown Wardle Hill

Middle Hill (Whitworth) from Brown Wardle Hill

Photo: Christine Shepherd (771)

Freeholds Top summit Trig Point with its small pool

Freeholds Top summit Trig Point with its small pool

Photo: Christine Shepherd (767)

Descent from Rough Hill (Shore Moor) before the climb to Freeholds Top.

Descent from Rough Hill (Shore Moor) before the climb to Freeholds Top.

Photo: Christine Shepherd (766)

Watergrove Reservoir

Watergrove Reservoir

Photo: Christine Shepherd (764)

Watergrove Reservoir from the path down from Brown Wardle Hill

Watergrove Reservoir from the path down from Brown Wardle Hill

Photo: Christine Shepherd (772)

Wild Ponies on the way from Freeholds Top to Middle Hill (Whitworth)

Wild Ponies on the way from Freeholds Top to Middle Hill (Whitworth)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (769)

Lovely path by Watergrove Reservoir back to the start

Lovely path by Watergrove Reservoir back to the start

Photo: Christine Shepherd (773)

Sunshine at Watergrove Reservoir near Wardle

Sunshine at Watergrove Reservoir near Wardle

Photo: Jo Jacks (1)


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