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Route Summary:

Walk up to the Bleaklow plateau.

This walk includes the Hewitt of Bleaklow Head

This walk includes the Nuttall of Bleaklow Head

Distance
Ascent
Time
26.67 km 889 m

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

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Wildboar Clough, Bleaklow, and Black Hill Details

A long and enduring hike in the Peak District, ascending Bleaklow via Wildboar Clough before circling back and following the main Pennine Way trail to Black Hill. Due to the waterfalls on Wildboar Clough, and the terrain on the top of Bleaklow and Black Hill, this is a walk best done after a dry spell. It’s well worth the effort as the views are outstanding.

The Route

The full description of this challenging and scenic route can be found on the original authors website by clicking the below link:

HillExplorer: Wildboar Clough, Bleaklow, and Black Hill

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Mark Barrett

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