Blackstone Edge

2021-06-05 10:30:00 2021-06-05 17:00:00 Europe/London Blackstone Edge

The maximum number of people on this walk will be 8, including the walk leaders.

We follow the Pennine Way up to Blackstone Edge.  Then past the White House to Blackstone Edge Reservoir.  Near here we will visit the Rain Stone.  The route is a mix of moorland and paving.

Welcome to The White House

https://www.michaelmelvin.co.uk/stanzastones/rain_stone.html

We continue around Warland Reservoir before leaving the path and going onto moorland so we can go up to Little Holder Stones.  Our return to the beginning is via Green Withens Reservoir.

COVID-19
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including the latest guidelines on physical distancing. For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see our guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website.

Booking your place
If you would like to join this walk, please book a place using the Link in Additional Notes section below.  If you are viewing this on the Ramblers App the Additional Notes are not displayed, please visit the websites for the booking link.

Please note that places will fill up quickly, bookings will start at 8pm on 31/5/21 and will close 24hrs before the start time of the walk. If you are unable to attend, please cancel your booking so that someone else can take your place. Please do not turn up for a walk without booking, as we will have to turn you away.

53.62396,-2.02697 Suzanne McRobbie & Ian Parker suz.mcrobbie@gmail.com
date
Saturday 5 June, 2021
distance
14 miles
grade
Moderate
starts
10:30
description

The maximum number of people on this walk will be 8, including the walk leaders.

We follow the Pennine Way up to Blackstone Edge.  Then past the White House to Blackstone Edge Reservoir.  Near here we will visit the Rain Stone.  The route is a mix of moorland and paving.

Welcome to The White House

https://www.michaelmelvin.co.uk/stanzastones/rain_stone.html

We continue around Warland Reservoir before leaving the path and going onto moorland so we can go up to Little Holder Stones.  Our return to the beginning is via Green Withens Reservoir.

COVID-19
Due to COVID-19, we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including the latest guidelines on physical distancing. For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see our guidance for walkers on the coronavirus pages of the Ramblers website.

Booking your place
If you would like to join this walk, please book a place using the Link in Additional Notes section below.  If you are viewing this on the Ramblers App the Additional Notes are not displayed, please visit the websites for the booking link.

Please note that places will fill up quickly, bookings will start at 8pm on 31/5/21 and will close 24hrs before the start time of the walk. If you are unable to attend, please cancel your booking so that someone else can take your place. Please do not turn up for a walk without booking, as we will have to turn you away.

Additional Notes: –

To book your place please use the link HERE, bookings will start at 8pm on 31/05/21 and will close 24hrs before the start time of the walk.

starting point
Parking area near Windy Hill Transmitter. http://www.dgsys.co.uk/btmicrowave/sites/125.php Leave M62 West at Junction 22. Head uphill on the A672. Pass the turning for the transmitter - a little further up on the right hand side is the parking area.
starting grid reference
SD983141
post code
OL3 5UN

Start point

Parking area near Windy Hill Transmitter. http://www.dgsys.co.uk/btmicrowave/sites/125.php Leave M62 West at Junction 22. Head uphill on the A672. Pass the turning for the transmitter - a little further up on the right hand side is the parking area.

53.62396, -2.02697

contacts
name
Suzanne McRobbie & Ian Parker
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