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Wildboar Clough, Bleaklow, and Black Hill

By Mark Barrett   

on May 23, 2016    No ratings yet.

Wildboar Clough, Bleaklow, and Black Hill

Further Details

Route Summary:

Walk up to the Bleaklow plateau.

This walk includes the Hewitt of Bleaklow Head

This walk includes the Nuttall of Bleaklow Head

Route Start Location:

Distance
Ascent
Time
26.67 km 889 m

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

Activivity Type: Hard Walk

Summits and Places on this Route

Facilities

none noted

 Hazards

Remember that we cannot outline every single hazard on a walk – it’s up to you to be safe and competent. Read up on Mountain Safety , Navigation and what equipment you’ll need.

Parking :

Public Transport:

Traveline for UK Public Transport

Recommended Maps

Guidebooks

Wildboar Clough, Bleaklow, and Black Hill Ordnance Survey Map and GPX File Download

Download file for GPS

Wildboar Clough, Bleaklow, and Black Hill

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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