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12.9 km 385 m

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Chrome Hill Walk from Axe Edge Moor Details

This route starts off on the A53 high above Buxton, with the route’s summit somewhat downhill.

Chrome hill is a striking hill, and while it’s not worthy of a spot height (has a contour at 425m) but certainly worthy for a walk. There are only permissive paths to this hill – while the hill itself is an island of access land with no legal way to reach it! One of the vagaries of the open access legislation. There are shorter, more direct routes, while this one makes a half day of it.

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Dave Roberts

Dave Roberts founded Walk Eryri in 2004, with the aim of providing routes that are off the beaten track. Walk Eryri is now part of Mud and Routes which continues to provide more off beat routes and walks in Snowdonia and beyond. Dave has been exploring the hills of Eryri for over thirty years, and is a qualified Mountain Leader. Dave also established Walk up Snowdon, Walk up Scafell Pike and Walk up Ben Nevis just to mention a few.

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