Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor

Superb moorland views with a bit of up and down


Route outline for walk s204:

Longnor  -  The Manifold Trail  -  Gauledge Farm  -  Fawside Farm  -  The River Manifold  -  Hardings Booth  -  Ball Bank Farm  -  The River Manifold  -  Heathylee House  -  Hollinsclough Moor  -  Wilshaw Bottom  -  Wilshaw Farm  -  Moorside Farm  -  Hollinsclough  -  Hollins Farm  -  Swallow Brook  -  Parkhouse Hill  -  Hitter Hill  -  Earl Sterndale  -  Abbots Grove  -  Wheeldon Trees  -  High Wheeldon  -  Crowdecote  -  Bridge End Farm  -  Pilsbury Castle Hills  -  Pilsbury  -  Sheen Lane Farm  -  Ridge End Farm  -  The Manifold Trail  -  Lower Boothlow Farm  -  Folds End Farm  -  Longnor




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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 High Wheeldon at 422m (1385ft). High Wheeldon is known as an English Bridget. The summit of High Wheeldon is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Hitter Hill at 362m (1188ft). Hitter Hill is known as an English Bridget.

You will also reach the summit of Parkhouse Hill at 352m (1155ft). Parkhouse Hill is known as an English Bridget.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Manifold Trail, a 37km (23 miles) linear footpath connecting Manifold Head, near Flash in Staffordshire, with Dovedale Car Park, near Ilam in Derbyshire, England. The Manifold Trail is waymarked by named posts. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Manifold Trail.


You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

The Peak District National Park


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL24 The Peak District - White Peak area


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

119 Buxton & Matlock, Bakewell & Dove Dale


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor

In no particular order . . .

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Lunch Break in Hollinsclough

Lunch Break in Hollinsclough

Photo: Harry Starkey (14)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Chrome Hill from the foot of Parkhouse Hill

Chrome Hill from the foot of Parkhouse Hill

Photo: Richard Hooper (30)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - The distinctive outline of Chrome Hill in the distance, just north of the village of Hollinsclough. Taken from footpath between Hill Top Farm and Wilshaw (Moseley)

The distinctive outline of Chrome Hill in the distance, just north of the village of Hollinsclough. Taken from footpath between Hill Top Farm and Wilshaw (Moseley)

Photo: Harry Starkey (4)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Chapel Street, Longnor Village

Chapel Street, Longnor Village

Photo: James Gray (18)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Methodist Chapel, Earl Sterndale

Methodist Chapel, Earl Sterndale

Photo: Jack Quick (19)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Young Calves in the fields near Longnor

Young Calves in the fields near Longnor

Photo: James Gray (23)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Parkhouse Hill from Swallow Brook

Parkhouse Hill from Swallow Brook

Photo: Richard Hooper (29)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - The Horseshoe Inn, Longnor

The Horseshoe Inn, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (22)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - The old School House in Hollinsclough

The old School House in Hollinsclough

Photo: Richard Hooper (26)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - The pretty village of Hollinsclough

The pretty village of Hollinsclough

Photo: Richard Hooper (25)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Hollins Hill and Hollins Farm from Swallow Brook

Hollins Hill and Hollins Farm from Swallow Brook

Photo: Richard Hooper (27)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - The Crewe and Harpur Arms, Longnor

The Crewe and Harpur Arms, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (20)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - North East to Chrome Hill from where the footpath joins road into Hollinsclough

North East to Chrome Hill from where the footpath joins road into Hollinsclough

Photo: Harry Starkey (7)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - The River Manifold

The River Manifold

Photo: James Gray (40)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Glutton Grange from the summit of Parkhouse Hill

Glutton Grange from the summit of Parkhouse Hill

Photo: Richard Hooper (33)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Earl Sterndale Church

Earl Sterndale Church

Photo: Jack Quick (20)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - East North East to Parkhouse Hill from where the footpath joins road into Hollinsclough

East North East to Parkhouse Hill from where the footpath joins road into Hollinsclough

Photo: Harry Starkey (6)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Longnor Village Church

Longnor Village Church

Photo: James Gray (15)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Longnor Church

Longnor Church

Photo: Maggie Kay (1)

Walk s204 Hollinsclough, Earl Sterndale and Pilsbury Castle Hills from Longnor - Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn, Longnor

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn, Longnor

Photo: James Gray (19)


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