Walk gm134 Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) and Alphin Pike from Dove Stone Reservoir, Greenfield

Superb ridge walk


Route outline for walk gm134:

Dove Stone Reservoir  -  Greenfield  -  The Oldham Way  -  Chew Brook  -  Chew Reservoir  -  Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)  -  Alphin Pike  -  Dove Stone Reservoir.




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
2
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) at 495m (1625ft). Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) is the highest point in the county of Greater Manchester.

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) is known as an Bridget.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Alphin Pike at 469m (1539ft). Alphin Pike 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 109 & 110
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk gm134 Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) and Alphin Pike from Dove Stone Reservoir, Greenfield

In no particular order . . .

Windsurfing on Alphin Pike

Windsurfing on Alphin Pike

Photo: Sara Forster (5)

Dick Hill and Dovestone Reservoir from near Alphin Pike

Dick Hill and Dovestone Reservoir from near Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (20)

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow with Great Dove Stone Rocks in the background

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow with Great Dove Stone Rocks in the background

Photo: Andy Marsh (2)

Dove Stone Rocks mirrored in a perfectly calm Dove Stone Reservoir near Greenfield

Dove Stone Rocks mirrored in a perfectly calm Dove Stone Reservoir near Greenfield

Photo: Stewart Green (10)

Gully near Chew Reservoir

Gully near Chew Reservoir

Photo: Andy Marsh (6)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (16)

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) summit

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (724)

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow

Photo: David Leak (1)

Dovestone Reservoir with Dick Hill in the background from near Chew Brook

Dovestone Reservoir with Dick Hill in the background from near Chew Brook

Photo: Andy Marsh (4)

Lovely shot of summer evening light on Dove Stone Reservoir near Greenfield

Lovely shot of summer evening light on Dove Stone Reservoir near Greenfield

Photo: Stewart Green (9)


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