Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme

A high moorland walk with fabulous views


Route outline for walk s221:

- Upper Hulme  -   Dains Mill  -   Blue Hills  -   Black Brook Nature Reserve  -   Gib Torr Rocks  -   Moss Top  -   Moss End Farm  -   Black Brook  -   Roach End  -   The Roaches  -   Rockhall  -   Hen Cloud  -   Roaches Hall  -   Upper Hulme.




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 s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme

In no particular order . . .

Lud's Church, The Roaches

Lud's Church, The Roaches

Photo: David Hughes (2)

Scrambling up towards Crib Goch with Llyn Llydaw far below

Scrambling up towards Crib Goch with Llyn Llydaw far below

Photo: Jo McGawley (2)

Snow on The Roaches

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (69)

Snow on The Roaches

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (74)

Farmcote from Campden Lane (Track)

Farmcote from Campden Lane (Track)

Photo: Geoff Pickering (5)

Fairoak Pool in winter, Cannock Chase

Fairoak Pool in winter, Cannock Chase

Photo: George White (9)

*Snow on The Roaches

*Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (75)

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)

Snow on The Roaches

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (73)

Approaching the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Approaching the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Karen Harding (8)


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