I had a great walk today starting from the historic Bowden Bridge Quarry. I took the classic route over Kinder … Continue reading Peak District – Kinder Scout from Hayfield
It’s always nice to find new routes while out walking, go new places, see new things or just explorer your surroundings. That’s pretty much what I have been doing for the last year or so in the Peak District. The Peak has a hell of a lot to offer, from dramatic edges, to vast moorland landscapes and breathtaking views aplenty. I don’t really have favourites, as having them means you like somewhere or something less. I do however have a route which I can say I have favoured more than others. The route in question is one that I have done 100+ times but it never gets old to me, simply because it has it all.
The route I’m talking about is the one above, Kinder Scout from Hayfield. As I said before I have done this route hundreds of times in the past. My friend Stevo and I did this route pretty much every week for 2 years. It holds a special place in my heart and it’s one that I would recommend with no fear of it disappointing. The edge path is a classic route which is no stranger to the crowds in summer, don’t let that put you off. it passes the locations of a historical trespass, a future Alien evacuation, spots of scientific significance and wreckage sites with stories of tragedy. If you decide you want to get away from it all then look no further, as true isolation and the feeling of loneliness are just a few footsteps away from the edge.
Continue reading “Peak District – Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route Revisited”
This is a video tribute i’ve put together to show you the best of Kinder Scout. I’ve used footage and … Continue reading Kinder Scout – Magic Mountain
I’ve just got back from another fantastic walk on Kinder Scout. This time I decided to go and take some … Continue reading Kinder Scout – Hayfield Route Highlights
I’ve just got back from a fantastic wintery walk on the Kinder Plateau, I did the usual route from Bowden … Continue reading Kinder Scout – March 2010