Walk l217 Lever Park, Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) and Rivington Pike from Rivington Lane

Popular mountain walk close to Manchester


Route outline for walk l217:

Rivington Lane Car Park  -  Lever Park  -  The Castle (Lower Rivington Reservoir)  -  Lower Rivington Reservoir  -  Great House Information Centre  -  Rivington Hall  -  Rivington Cottage  -  Rivington Upper Barn  -  Pigeon Tower (Rivington Moor)  -  Catter Nab  -  Noon Hill Slack  -  Moor Bottom  -  Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)  -  Crooked Edge Hill  -  Two Lads (Rivington Moor)  -  Pike Cottage  -  Brown Hill (Rivington Moor)  -  Rivington Pike  -  Higher Knoll  -  Rivington Lane Car Park.




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
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) at 456m (1497ft). Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) is also classified as an English Marilyn (85th highest in England, 1092nd highest in the UK).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 287
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 109
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk l217 Lever Park, Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) and Rivington Pike from Rivington Lane

In no particular order . . .

Telecommunications tower on Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Telecommunications tower on Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Photo: Mike Walker (15)

Yarrow Reservoir and Anglezarke Reservoir from Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Yarrow Reservoir and Anglezarke Reservoir from Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Photo: Gill Ratcliffe (3)

Warning sign on Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Warning sign on Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Photo: Mike Walker (16)

Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) from Rivington Pike

Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) from Rivington Pike

Photo: Mike Walker (21)

Lower Rivington Reservoir

Lower Rivington Reservoir

Photo: Mike Walker (5)

Path through Lever Park from Rivington Lane Car Park

Path through Lever Park from Rivington Lane Car Park

Photo: Mike Walker (1)

Woodland path above Rivington Cottage

Woodland path above Rivington Cottage

Photo: Mike Walker (7)

Great Hill and Spitlers Edge from Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Great Hill and Spitlers Edge from Winter Hill (Rivington Moor)

Photo: Mike Walker (12)

Pigeon Tower (Rivington Moor)

Pigeon Tower (Rivington Moor)

Photo: Mike Walker (10)

Pigeon Tower (Rivington Moor) with Rivington Reservoir in the distance

Pigeon Tower (Rivington Moor) with Rivington Reservoir in the distance

Photo: Mike Walker (11)


. . . load all 33 walk photos from Walk l217 Lever Park, Winter Hill (Rivington Moor) and Rivington Pike from Rivington Lane


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