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

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.

You will also reach the summit of Ashway Rocks at 452m (1483ft). Ashway Rocks is known as an Bridget.

Along the way you will also bag Great Dove Stone Rocks at 450m (1477ft). Great Dove Stone Rocks 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 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 . . .

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)

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)

Birchin Clough

Birchin Clough

Photo: David Leak (5)

Dovestones and Yeoman Hey Reservoirs from Dean Rocks

Dovestones and Yeoman Hey Reservoirs from Dean Rocks

Photo: David Leak (9)

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)

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)

Yeoman Hey Reservoir

Yeoman Hey Reservoir

Photo: David Leak (3)

Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Dovestones Reservoir from Hoarstone Edge

Photo: Mike Watson (4)

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)

Windsurfing on Alphin Pike

Windsurfing on Alphin Pike

Photo: Sara Forster (5)


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