Hadfield and the lower Longendale Reservoirs

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The walk is based on Hadfield Railway Station and starts along the bed of the railway line that once continued beyond that point. Below you is a series of reservoirs, to which the route drops. A dam is crossed and you may see yacht races here. A gentle climb brings a return on old tracks - and there are no stiles! There are good views throughout and firm going underfoot for almost all the way, making this an excellent walk for bad weather, although I really enjoyed it on a cold, sunny day in winter.

England - Central England - Derbyshire - Peak District

Features

Birds, Flowers, Food Shop, Great Views, Hills or Fells, Industrial Archaeology, Moor, Mostly Flat, Pub, Public Transport, Toilets, Waterfall, Wildlife

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