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The Wharfedale Three Peaks

The Wharfedale Three Peaks, located in the Yorkshire Dales,  is a much quieter alternative to the more traditional Yorkshire Three Peaks. It is centred around the village of Kettlewell in Upper Wharfedale and covers the three summits of…

Alport Castles to Bleaklow Stones

This Dark Peak walk starts at Howden Reservoir before making it's way up to Alport Castles. From here, the Bleaklow plateau is obtained via Westend Moor, and the gritstone formations at Bleaklow Stones, Grinah Stones, and Barrow Stones are…

Grindsbrook and Crowden Clough

A day of easy scrambling in the Dark Peak, utilising two of Kinder Scouts popular ascent routes. The first ascent is by the way of Grindsbrook and, after descending via Grindslow Knoll, the second ascent takes in the exciting Crowden…