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A circular walk westward from Stannington

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A circular walk along the hill west from Stannington with excellent views across the Rivelin valley. The route then crosses over the hill and returns on the other side of the hill with views across the Loxley valley.

This walk is sponsored by The Schoolrooms gift and art shop in Low Bradfield


  • Length 5 miles
  • Time – 2 hours
  • Grade – A medium length walk with only a small amount of ascending. The route goes along farm tracks and fields. Uneven ground and stiles. Clear paths and well signed.
  • Start – Christ Church, Church Street, Stannington
  • Grid Reference – SK 302 884
  • Public transport – SL2 from Malin Bridge, 61 and 62 from Hillsborough, 81and 82 From Sheffield.
  • Refreshments – Crown and Glove, Stannington, Schoolrooms cafe, Low Bradfield
  • Public Toilets – none on the route

Download walk instructions and gpx data

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Map of the walk route

Stannington 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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