Walk gm150 Great Dove Stone Rocks Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from Dove Stone Reservoir, Greenfield

Superb ridge walk with extensive views


Route outline for walk gm150:

- Dove Stone Reservoir  -   Greenfield  -   The Oldham Way  -   Yeoman Hey Reservoir  -   Greenfield Reservoir  -   Birchin Clough  -   Raven Stones Brow  -   Ashway Rocks  -   Dean Rocks  -   Great Dove Stone Rocks  -   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
4
Bridgets

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 also take you to the top of Alphin Pike, 469m (1539ft). and a Bridget

You will also reach the summit of Ashway Rocks, 452m (1483ft). and a Bridget

Along the way you will also bag Great Dove Stone Rocks, 450m (1477ft) 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 OL1
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 110
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk gm150 Great Dove Stone Rocks Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from Dove Stone Reservoir, Greenfield

In no particular order . . .

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)

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)

Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Photo: Mike Watson (4)

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)

Gully near Chew Reservoir

Gully near Chew Reservoir

Photo: Andy Marsh (6)

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from near Alphin Pike

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) from near Alphin Pike

Photo: Andy Marsh (19)

Yeoman Hey Reservoir

Yeoman Hey Reservoir

Photo: David Leak (3)

Birchin Clough

Birchin Clough

Photo: David Leak (6)

Great Dove Stones from Yeoman Hey Reservoir

Great Dove Stones from Yeoman Hey Reservoir

Photo: Mike Watson (2)

Greenfield Reservoir from Raven Stones Brow

Greenfield Reservoir from Raven Stones Brow

Photo: David Leak (7)


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