Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield

Some steep climbs but fantastic views


Route outline for walk s113:

Alstonefield  -  Milldale  -  Mill Dale  -  Lode Mill Bridge  -  River Dove  -  Coldeaton Bridge  -  Iron Tors  -  Gipsy Bank  -  Drabber Tor  -  Caves  -  Peasland Tor  -  Wolfscote Dale  -  Frank-i-th-Rocks Bridge  -  Wolfscote Grange  -  Wolfscote Hill  -  Beresford Dale  -  Narrowdale Hill  -  Narrow Dale  -  Gratton Hill  -  The Rakes  -  Alstonefield



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

The odd shaped lumps of rock strewn across so many of the South West's tors are collectively known as 'clitter'.


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
3
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Wolfscote Hill at 388m (1273ft). Wolfscote Hill is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Wolfscote Hill is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Narrowdale Hill at 367m (1204ft). Narrowdale Hill is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Narrowdale Hill is unmarked..

You will also reach the summit of Gratton Hill at 363m (1191ft). Gratton Hill is known as an English Bridget.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 119
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield

In no particular order . . .

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Footpath near Narrowdale

Footpath near Narrowdale

Photo: Don Ritchie (38)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Footpath in Upper Wolfscote Dale

Footpath in Upper Wolfscote Dale

Photo: Don Ritchie (34)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - The view from Narrowdale Hill

The view from Narrowdale Hill

Photo: Don Ritchie (43)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Water hole on Wolfscote Hill

Water hole on Wolfscote Hill

Photo: Don Ritchie (27)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Footbridge over the River Dove in Upper Wolfscote Dale

Footbridge over the River Dove in Upper Wolfscote Dale

Photo: Don Ritchie (33)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Upper Wolfscote Dale

Upper Wolfscote Dale

Photo: Don Ritchie (29)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Alstonefield Village

Alstonefield Village

Photo: Don Ritchie (58)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Staffordshire countryside near Alstonefield

Staffordshire countryside near Alstonefield

Photo: Don Ritchie (48)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Rock formations on Wolfscote Hill

Rock formations on Wolfscote Hill

Photo: Don Ritchie (26)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Upper Wolfscote Dale

Upper Wolfscote Dale

Photo: Don Ritchie (30)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Milldale Village,

Milldale Village,

Photo: Janice Black (8)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - The view from Narrowdale Hill

The view from Narrowdale Hill

Photo: Don Ritchie (42)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Wolfscote Hill Trig Point

Wolfscote Hill Trig Point

Photo: Mark Frost (7)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Baby Tyrannosaurus Rex Dinosaur in Alstonefield

Baby Tyrannosaurus Rex Dinosaur in Alstonefield

Photo: Don Ritchie (54)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Gratton Hill from Narrowdale Hill

Gratton Hill from Narrowdale Hill

Photo: Don Ritchie (44)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Upper Wolfscote Dale

Upper Wolfscote Dale

Photo: Don Ritchie (32)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - On Wolfscote Hill

On Wolfscote Hill

Photo: Jeff Loyd (7)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - The River Dove in Wolfscote Dale

The River Dove in Wolfscote Dale

Photo: Peter Murgatroyd (3)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - On the top of Wolfscote Hill

On the top of Wolfscote Hill

Photo: Jeff Loyd (4)

Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield - Wolfscote Hill summit Trig Point piller

Wolfscote Hill summit Trig Point piller

Photo: Don Ritchie (22)


. . . load all 50 walk photos from Walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield


Send us your photographs and pictures from your walks and hikes

We would love to see your walk photographs and pictures walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield. Please send them as email attachments (configured for any computer) along with your name to:

and we shall do our best to publish them.

(Guide Resolution = 300dpi. At least = 660 pixels (wide) x 440 pixels (high).)

Send us your walking and hiking photographs and pictures from walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield via Facebook

You can also submit photos from walk s113 Milldale, Wolfscote Dale, Wolfscote Hill, Narrowdale Hill and Gratton Hill from Alstonefield via our Facebook Page.

NB. Please indicate where each photo was taken.





Do not miss our pick of the Best Walks in the UK


Follow go4awalk.com on Twitter Follow go4awalk.com on Facebook






Find new Friends to go walking with

Walk all 214 Wainwrights in just 59 Walks. Download GPS Waypoints - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walk The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Walk - All the Latest Route Information, GPS Waypoints and Split Times to keep you on Schedule

Walk The British Three Peaks Challenge Walk - All the Latest Route Information and GPS Waypoints

See our pick of The Best Walks in The Lake District - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of the Best Lake District Ridge Walks - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of the Best Lake District Walks to do in the rain - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Snowdonia - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Ridge Walks in Wales - Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Brecon Beacons - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Yorkshire Dales - Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Peak District - Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Forest of Bowland - Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Shropshire - Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Cheshire - Walks you must not miss!

Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Lancashire - Walks you must not miss!

Not sure where to walk next? Try Peak Bagging - Great Walks you must not miss!

Not sure where to walk next? Walk part of a National Trail - Great Walks you must not miss!

Walks with Downloadable and Uploadable GPS Waypoint Data

Walking Kit Gear Tested by Walkers

Full Site Search
Do not miss our pick of the Best Walks in Britain