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 . . .

Greenfield Reservoir from Raven Stones Brow

Greenfield Reservoir from Raven Stones Brow

Photo: David Leak (7)

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)

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)

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 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)

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) summit

Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge) summit

Photo: Christine Shepherd (724)

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)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Alphin Pike from Stable Stones Brow (Hoarstone Edge)

Photo: Andy Marsh (12)

Dick Hill and Dovestones Reservoir from Chew Reservoir

Dick Hill and Dovestones Reservoir from Chew Reservoir

Photo: Sara Forster (1)

Hoarstone Edge from Chew Reservoir

Hoarstone Edge from Chew Reservoir

Photo: Sara Forster (2)


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