Scrambles in the Dark Peak

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This guide will give you lots of great ideas to spice up a day out in the northern Peak, mainly but not exclusively up the gullies, streams & cloughs of Kinder Scout, Bleaklow & the Chew Valley. Many of these routes also make excellent easy winter climbs (up to Grade III)  and there are several winter-only routes in places like Mam Tor, Back Tor & Alport Castles. Plenty of the routes link together to give a fun longer day out and even those who know the Peak well will find some new possibilities here.

Who should use it - and why
A guide for adventurous hillwalkers and climbers looking to add a little adventure to a day out in the Peak.
Scrambles in the Dark Peak
  • 41 adventurous routes into the Dark Peak moors
  • 38 summer scrambles up streams and rocky ridges
  • 38 easy winter climbs up to Grade III
  • Covers the Chew Valley, Bleaklow & Kinder, with outlying routes on the Roaches and on limestone
  • Illustrated with OS map extracts & photographs
  • Many suggested ways of linking up routes to get a longer day out
  • Clearly described approach routes

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