This information packed tour takes you onto the moors that surround Edale, where the struggle for access to the moors is revealed. Hear first-hand from those who were embroiled in the action.
Starting Point: Edale train station (Ordnance Survey grid reference - SK123854)
Distance: 10km/6 miles
Allow: 1 hour 30 mins
Map: Explorer OL1 The Peak District – Dark Peak Area
Terrain: The route is generally good under foot, but with a steep ascent from Billy's Cote to The Nab.
Nearest Town: Edale
Walk Guide: Sally Goldsmith – Sally is a writer, singer and weekend walker. In her writing she loves to explore the extraordinary connections that ordinary people have always had with the landscape.
Travel Information: A regular train service from both Manchester and Sheffield serves the start point of this walk throughout the week
For further information on places to eat and stay please follow the link to www.visitpeakdistrict.com
More Information about Edale Valley can be found at www.edale-valley.co.uk
This is a moderate grade walk that boasts awesome panoramic views from just about anywhere on the exposed plateau - weather permitting!