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




Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on 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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is The Roaches at 505m (1657ft). The Roaches is also known as an English Dewey (173rd highest in England, 399th in England & Wales) The summit of The Roaches is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


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 Maps (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

118 Stoke-on-Trent & Macclesfield


119 Buxton & Matlock, Bakewell & Dove Dale


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

In no particular order . . .

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (73)

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

On The Roaches

Photo: Geoff Pickering (2)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Snow on Tithesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Snow on Tithesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (72)

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (66)

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (70)

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

The Roaches

Photo: Mike Knipe (69)

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

Shining Tor from nr The Roaches

Photo: Steve Lowe (5)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - *Snow on The Roaches

*Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (75)

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

On Hen Cloud and The Roaches

Photo: George White (8)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - *Snow on The Roaches

*Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (71)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Me and my favourite rock on The Roaches

Me and my favourite rock on The Roaches

Photo: Jo McGawley (3)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Having my picnic on a hazy day up The Roaches

Having my picnic on a hazy day up The Roaches

Photo: Jo McGawley (1)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Rock Formations on The Roaches

Rock Formations on The Roaches

Photo: George White (7)

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

The Cheshire Plain from The Roaches

Photo: Devina Lee (3)

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

Tittesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Photo: Steve Lowe (6)

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

North West from The Roaches

Photo: David Hughes (3)

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (67)

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

Tithesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Photo: Geoff Pickering (3)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Lunch on Hen Cloud the Roaches

Lunch on Hen Cloud the Roaches

Photo: Dave Rees (1)

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

On The Roaches

Photo: Karen Harding (9)

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

Shining Tor from The Roaches

Photo: Steve Lowe (7)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Paul Peng on The Roaches

Paul Peng on The Roaches

Photo: Gary Gornell (1)

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (74)

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

Tittesworth Reservoir from The Roaches

Photo: Martin Hollingworth (2)

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (68)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - R&R's Walking Group on the way up The Roaches

R&R's Walking Group on the way up The Roaches

Photo: Dave Rees (3)

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

Snow on The Roaches

Photo: Richard Nicholls (69)

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

On The Roaches

Photo: Devina Lee (2)

Walk s221 Gib Tor, The Roaches and Hen Cloud from Upper Hulme - Looking back over Tittesworth Reservoir from Hen Cloud the Roaches

Looking back over Tittesworth Reservoir from Hen Cloud the Roaches

Photo: Dave Rees (2)

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

The Roaches Summit

Photo: Geoff Pickering (4)


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