Walk s116 The Roaches, Hen Cloud, Meerbrook and Lud's Church from Gradbach

Superb views and an ancient religious site


Route outline for walk s116:

- Gradbach  -   The Dane Valley Way  -   Gradbach Youth Hostel  -   Black Brook  -   Forest Wood  -   Roach End  -   The Roaches  -   Doxey Pool  -   Rockhall  -   Hen Cloud  -   Well Farm  -   Dains Mill  -   Upper Hulme  -   Butty Fold Farm  -   Staffordshire Moorlands Walk  -   Tittesworth Reservoir  -   Meerbrook  -   Stockmeadows Farm  -   Meadows Farm  -   Buxton Brow  -   Clough Head  -   Back Forest  -   Lud's Church  -   Rock Chasm  -   Black Brook  -   Gradbach Youth Hostel  -   The Dane Valley Way  -   Gradbach.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is The Roaches at 505m (1657ft). The Roaches is also known as an English Dewey (173rd in England, 398th in England & Wales)


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 OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 118 & 119
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk s116 The Roaches, Hen Cloud, Meerbrook and Lud's Church from Gradbach

In no particular order . . .

Farmcote from Campden Lane (Track)

Farmcote from Campden Lane (Track)

Photo: Geoff Pickering (5)

In Lud's Church, The Roaches

In Lud's Church, The Roaches

Photo: David Hughes (1)

Hen Cloud from the lane north of Meerbrook

Hen Cloud from the lane north of Meerbrook

Photo: Mike Walker (26)

Mam Tor Summit

Mam Tor Summit

Photo: Richard Nicholls (76)

Tittesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Tittesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Photo: Steve Lowe (6)

My wife descending to cross a stream near  to the River Hamps near Butterton Moor End Farm

My wife descending to cross a stream near to the River Hamps near Butterton Moor End Farm

Photo: Brian Cook (11)

On The Roaches

On The Roaches

Photo: Devina Lee (2)

The Roaches Summit

The Roaches Summit

Photo: Geoff Pickering (4)

Shining Tor from nr The Roaches

Shining Tor from nr The Roaches

Photo: Steve Lowe (5)

Snow on The Roaches

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (66)


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