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Stanage Edge and the Upper Rivelin Valley.

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A circular walk starting at the Redmires reservoirs the route climbs to Stanage Pole and then out onto Stanage Edge with views across the Peak District National Park. The route returns via Moscar, section on a quiet road and then a climb across the moor back to the reservoirs.

This walk is sponsored by Bradfield Brewery


  • Length 8.5 miles
  • Time – 4.5 hours
  • Grade – Uneven and rocky ground. A section on quiet roads. Well defined paths. Stanage Edge is high and exposed to the elements.
  • Start – Yorkshire Water car park at Redmires
  • Grid Reference – SK 256 886
  • Parking – Large Yorkshire Water car park at Redmires – currently free.
  • Public transport – none
  • Refreshments – none on the route
  • Public toilets – none on the route

Download the route information and gpx data

Bradfield Walkers are Welcome routes can be found as recommended routes on the OS Maps App for mobile phones , tablets and pc.

Map of the walk route

Stanage Edge walk map

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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