Walk wy139 Blackstone Edge and Dog Hill (Rishworth Moor) from Ryburn Reservoir

Rugged gritstone country and wild moors


Route outline for walk wy139:

- Ryburn Reservoir  -   River Ryburn  -   Higher Wormaid  -   Grey Stone Height  -   Cat Moss  -   Rishworth Moor  -   Warm Withens Hill  -   Rishworth Drain  -   Rag Sapling Clough  -   Blackstone Edge Moor  -   Old Packhorse Road  -   Dick Slack  -   The Aiggin Stone  -   The Pennine Way  -   Blackstone Edge  -   Robin Hoods Bed  -   Sun End  -   Redmires  -   White Isles  -   Lads Grave  -   M62  -   Green Withens Reservoir  -   Green Withens Edge  -   Dog Hill (Rishworth Moor)  -   Blackwood Edge  -   Blackwood Farm  -   Hutch Brook  -   Ryburn Reservoir.




Peak Bagging Statistics for 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
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is Blackstone Edge at 472m (1549ft). - Blackstone Edge is known as a Bridget


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 OL21
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 109 & 110
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk wy139 Blackstone Edge and Dog Hill (Rishworth Moor) from Ryburn Reservoir

In no particular order . . .

Path through woodland beside Ryburn Reservoir

Path through woodland beside Ryburn Reservoir

Photo: Gordon Leather (23)

Sign near Ryburn Reservoir Dam

Sign near Ryburn Reservoir Dam

Photo: Gordon Leather (22)

Tree near Higher Wormald with Ryburn Reservoir in the background

Tree near Higher Wormald with Ryburn Reservoir in the background

Photo: Gordon Leather (28)

The M62 from The Pennine Way footbridge

The M62 from The Pennine Way footbridge

Photo: Gordon Leather (41)

Water spout feeding The River Ryburn

Water spout feeding The River Ryburn

Photo: Gordon Leather (26)

Blackstone Edge summit

Blackstone Edge summit

Photo: Gordon Leather (37)

Green Withens Reservoir

Green Withens Reservoir

Photo: Gordon Leather (43)

Drain leading to Green Withens Reservoir from Lads Grave

Drain leading to Green Withens Reservoir from Lads Grave

Photo: Gordon Leather (42)

Ryburn Reservoir dam

Ryburn Reservoir dam

Photo: Gordon Leather (51)

Dog Hill (Rishworth Moor) summit trig point

Dog Hill (Rishworth Moor) summit trig point

Photo: Gordon Leather (48)


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