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 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 . . .

Dick Hill and Dovestones Reservoir from Chew Reservoir

Dick Hill and Dovestones Reservoir from Chew Reservoir

Photo: Sara Forster (1)

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)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (14)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (18)

The Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) and Alphin Pike ridge with Chew Brook below from Chew Reservoir

The Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) and Alphin Pike ridge with Chew Brook below from Chew Reservoir

Photo: Andy Marsh (8)

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)

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow

Photo: David Leak (1)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) looking over Dovestone Reservoir to Alphin Pike

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) looking over Dovestone Reservoir to Alphin Pike

Photo: David Grandage (1)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (13)

Alphin Pike summit cairn and trig point

Alphin Pike summit cairn and trig point

Photo: Andy Marsh (23)

Dick Hill from Alphin Pike

Dick Hill from Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (22)

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow

Photo: David Leak (2)

Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Photo: Mike Watson (4)

Dovestone Reservoir appearing through the mist from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Dovestone Reservoir appearing through the mist from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (10)

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)

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)

Alphin Pike summit trig point

Alphin Pike summit trig point

Photo: Sara Forster (6)

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)

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)

Alphin Pike summit cairn and trig point

Alphin Pike summit cairn and trig point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (725)

Looking back to Chew Brook and Chew Reservoir from the Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) ridge

Looking back to Chew Brook and Chew Reservoir from the Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) ridge

Photo: Andy Marsh (9)

On the Oldham Way climbing towards Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

On the Oldham Way climbing towards Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (5)

Me on Hoarstone Edge

Me on Hoarstone Edge

Photo: Sara Forster (3)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (12)

Chew Brook with Hoarstone Edge beyond from Dove Stone Reservoir

Chew Brook with Hoarstone Edge beyond from Dove Stone Reservoir

Photo: Mark Heywood (9)

Dovestone Reservoir and Dick Hill from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Dovestone Reservoir and Dick Hill from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (11)

Dovestone Reservoir and Great Dove Stone Rocks from Chew Brook

Dovestone Reservoir and Great Dove Stone Rocks from Chew Brook

Photo: Andy Marsh (3)

Dove Stone Reservoir with Great Dove Stone Rocks (top right)

Dove Stone Reservoir with Great Dove Stone Rocks (top right)

Photo: Mike Watson (5)

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)

Dick Hill and Dovestone Reservoir from near Alphin Pike

Dick Hill and Dovestone Reservoir from near Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (20)

Hoarstone Edge from Chew Reservoir

Hoarstone Edge from Chew Reservoir

Photo: Sara Forster (2)

Chew Reservoir

Chew Reservoir

Photo: Andy Marsh (7)

The top of Chew Brook and Chew Reservoir from the Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

The top of Chew Brook and Chew Reservoir from the Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (15)

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from near Alphin Pike

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from near Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (19)

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow with snow on Great Dove Stone Rocks in the distance

Dove Stone Reservoir overflow with snow on Great Dove Stone Rocks in the distance

Photo: Mark Heywood (11)

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) summit

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (724)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

On Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (16)

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)

Windsurfing on Alphin Pike

Windsurfing on Alphin Pike

Photo: Sara Forster (5)

A snowy Dovestone Reservoir with Dick Hill beyond from Chew Brook

A snowy Dovestone Reservoir with Dick Hill beyond from Chew Brook

Photo: Mark Heywood (4)

Dick Hill above Dovestone Reservoir from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Dick Hill above Dovestone Reservoir from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (17)

Dick Hill and Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Dick Hill and Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Photo: Sara Forster (4)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk gm134 Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) and Alphin Pike from Dove Stone Reservoir, Greenfield


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