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Redmires Reservoirs Circular

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A relatively flat anti-clockwise route around the three Redmires Reservoirs which takes in views across both moors and the water. Redmires Reservoirs are located below Hallam Moors to the west of Sheffield in the Peak District National Park.


  • Length – 2.5 miles (4 km)
  • Grade – A mixture of roads, surfaced tracks and unsurfaced paths. The route is mainly fairly level, but the terrain can be uneven and wet. In inclement weather, parts can be very muddy.
  • Start – Long Causeway (the extension of Redmires Road), adjacent to the Redmires Plantation car park.
  • Grid Reference – SK 256 856
  • Parking – Redmires Plantation car park (S10 4QZ) or by the side of the road either before or after the car park.
  • Public transport – the route is not accessible by public transport.The nearest bus stop (route 51 terminus at Lodge Moor) is 2 miles from the start. There is no pavement along much of Redmires Road or Long Causeway.
  • Refreshments – The Three Merry Lads is 1.2 miles (2 km) away. The Sportsman is a further 0.1 miles along the same road.
  • Public Toilets – none on the route

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Map of the route

Redmires Circular walk map

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Mobile Phone Coverage – Mobile phone signal coverage is mostly good in this area. Intermittent signals can be received on higher ground.

Ordnance Survey map OL1 Dark Peak is recommended for all the routes on this web site.

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