Last updated 20.8.2019  

Date The walk starts at 10:30 on the 27 Aug 2019
Longnor and Chrome Hill
Walk Info [003] From Longnor we head towards Parkhouse Hill and pass it on the E to traverse Dowel Dale. We continue then do a u-turn to approach Chrome Hill from the N. We traverse the hill and then head E to pass through Earl Sterndale before returning to Longnor.
Distance 13.5 km
Ascents 520 m
(long walk)
Gordon Murray..........[01 509 842 508] --and-- [07 746 000 746]
Walk Info
(short walk)
[003z] To Parkhouse Hill, passing below it to ascend to Earl Sterndale. Then a return to lower ground with an option to ascend High Wheeldon on the return route.
Distance 9.1 km
Ascents 370 m
(short walk)
Joan Murray..........[01 509 842 508] --and-- [07 746 000 756]
Start In the old Market Place in Longnor.
(It would be kindly to leave cars a little way off and walk to the Market Place - otherwise we will be blocking parking for short-term visitors)
Grid Ref SK 089 649
Travel Take A515 N from Ashbourne. A515 towards Buxton. Where the B5055 goes right to Monyash (May walk) turn L through Crowdicote to Longnor.
Google Maps time from Loughborough 77 min for 55 miles.
Map of start

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route-plan map
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Aerial map
of start
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Extra Info Chrome Hill is fairly steep with a plunging descent on grass.
Toilets at start? Yes.