Bamford (not Hope!) to Edale
Sunday 9 December 2018
Mileage: 10 miles
Ascent: Two short climbs of approximately 60 m each between Castleton and Hollins Cross.
Leader: Roger Bolsover
Public Transport: 9.31 train Piccadilly.
Suggested Ticket: Day Return to Bamford.
Meeting Point(s): At the entrance of the platform of the departing 9.31 train at Piccadilly Station, and at Bamford Station. The walks starts from Bamford Station at 10.26 am, straight after the arrival of the train.
Route: Bamford Station - Shatton - Brough - Hope - Castleton - Treak Cliff Cavern - Hollins Cross (1,320ft) - Edale Station. Expected time back in Edale, no later than 4.00 pm.
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