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 a Bridget.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Alphin Pike at 469m (1539ft). Alphin Pike is known as a 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 . . .

Dick Hill and Great Dove Stone Rocks above Dovestone Reservoir from Alphin Pike

Dick Hill and Great Dove Stone Rocks above Dovestone Reservoir from Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (21)

Dove Stone Reservoir with snow on Great Dove Stone Rocks beyond

Dove Stone Reservoir with snow on Great Dove Stone Rocks beyond

Photo: Mark Heywood (6)

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)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (13)

Yachts on Dove Stone Reservoir with Alderman's Brow in the background

Yachts on Dove Stone Reservoir with Alderman's Brow in the background

Photo: Bob Ferguson (46)

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from near Alphin Pike

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from near Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (19)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (14)

Hoarstone Edge from Chew Reservoir

Hoarstone Edge from Chew Reservoir

Photo: Sara Forster (2)

Me on Hoarstone Edge

Me on Hoarstone Edge

Photo: Sara Forster (3)

Snow on Dean Rocks and Hoarstone Edge from Dove Stone Reservoir

Snow on Dean Rocks and Hoarstone Edge from Dove Stone Reservoir

Photo: Mark Heywood (1)


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