Longnor to Pilsbury Castle

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  • Start Date Sunday, 4th of February 2024
  • End Date Sunday, 4th of February 2024
  • Start/End Time 11:00 - 16:00
  • Near Buxton, Staffordshire
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  • Approx Distance 8 Miles
  • TerrainApprox 8 miles and total ascent of 1,000 feet - The walking is straightforward, but there are several uphill climbs.

Starting in Longnor, this walk is in the heart of The Peak District and includes some ancient history in the Dove Valley, with some outstanding views. Highlights are the 11th century Norman castle (remains of) in quiet section of the Dove valley.

NOTE: I am organising this walk in conjunction with the Sheffield Weekenders monthly programme, so you may meet some new faces. Here is a link to show the route we'll be taking: Longnor2Pilsbury

High Weeldon trig point at 422m is OPTIONAL and will depend on weather and the wishes of the group.

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