Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch

Fine moorland walk - but good navigation skills needed in mist


Route outline for walk sy119:

The Flouch Car Park  -  Crookland Wood  -  Swinden Lane  -  Fox Clough  -  Langsett Moors  -  Barmings  -  Hordron Road  -  Long Moor Clough  -  Hordron Clough  -  The Porter or Little Don River  -  Laund Clough  -  Harden Moor  -  Howden Edge  -  Hoar Stones  -  Horse Stone (Horse Stone Naze)  -  Stainery Clough Head  -  Howden Moors  -  Crow Stones  -  Crow Stones Edge  -  Outer Edge  -  Cut Gate End  -  Cut Gate Path  -  Mickleden Edge  -  Delf Edge  -  Langsett Reservoir  -  The Porter or Little Don River  -  The Flouch.




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
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Outer Edge at 541m (1775ft). Outer Edge is known as an English Bridget. The summit of Outer Edge is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Horse Stone (Horse Stone Naze) at 527m (1730ft). Horse Stone (Horse Stone Naze) is also known as an English Dewey (120th highest in England, 279th in England & Wales)


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):

OL1 The Peak District - Dark Peak area


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

110 Sheffield & Huddersfield, Glossop & Holmfirth


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch

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Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - The Porter or Little Don River in Hordron Clough

The Porter or Little Don River in Hordron Clough

Photo: Jack Quick (5)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Langsett Reservoir

Langsett Reservoir

Photo: Jeff Kerins (17)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Langsett Reservoir from Delf Edge

Langsett Reservoir from Delf Edge

Photo: David Erskine (28)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Walking through woodland on the banks of Langsett Reservoir

Walking through woodland on the banks of Langsett Reservoir

Photo: Jeff Kerins (16)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Walking through woodland on the banks of Langsett Reservoir

Walking through woodland on the banks of Langsett Reservoir

Photo: Jeff Kerins (1)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Wreckage of the crashed Airspeed Consul TF-RPM aircraft on Crow Stones Edge

Wreckage of the crashed Airspeed Consul TF-RPM aircraft on Crow Stones Edge

Photo: Michael Davidson (98)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Photo: Michael Davidson (91)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Crow Stones Edge

Crow Stones Edge

Photo: Michael Davidson (94)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Rocks on Howden Edge

Rocks on Howden Edge

Photo: Jack Quick (6)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Photo: Michael Davidson (92)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Langsett Reservoir

Langsett Reservoir

Photo: Jeff Kerins (3)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Photo: Michael Davidson (87)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Walking through woodland on the banks of Langsett Reservoir

Walking through woodland on the banks of Langsett Reservoir

Photo: Jeff Kerins (22)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Outer Edge

Outer Edge

Photo: Jack Quick (15)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Crow Stones Edge

Crow Stones Edge

Photo: Michael Davidson (93)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Cranberry Bed

Cranberry Bed

Photo: Michael Davidson (102)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Langsett Reservoir

Langsett Reservoir

Photo: Jeff Kerins (5)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Outer Edge summit trig point

Outer Edge summit trig point

Photo: Michael Davidson (86)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Wind sculptured rocks at Crow Stones

Photo: Michael Davidson (89)

Walk sy119 Horse Stone and Outer Edge from The Flouch - The ruins of North America Farm near Langsett Reservoir

The ruins of North America Farm near Langsett Reservoir

Photo: David Erskine (29)


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