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Scrambles in the Dark Peak

Easy Summer Scrambles and Winter Climbs

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Guidebook to 41 graded scrambles in the Dark Peak and Roaches areas of the Peak District, most of which can be done year round. Includes areas such as Kinder Scout, the Wilderness Gullies and Bleaklow, and features both classic (Wilderness Gully East and Wildboar Clough) and lesser known routes. Link routes, variants and extensions also described. Seasons Four winter-only routes; all others possible at any time of year, although heavy rain and higher than usual water levels will affect some scrambles Centres Centres Most scrambles in this guidebook are within easy reach of Derby, Nottingham, Sheffield, Leeds and Manchester. Local centres could be Edale, Crowden, Hayfield, Greenfield. Difficulty Difficulty Routes are graded 1 to 3 in order of increasing difficulty (from 'scrambly' walks to moderate/difficult rock climbs). Easy scrambles are suitable for adventurous walkers with good fitness and navigation skills, harder routes require some rock climbing experience. In winter conditions, Scottish winter grades 1-2/3 apply and crampons and ice axes will be needed. Must See Must See Kinder Downfall and the ravine; Ashop Clough and its gullies; Bleaklow via Ashton Clough; Torside Gully; Wildboar Clough; the Wilderness Gullies - all are good scrambles at any time of year. Mam Tor and Back Tor gullies are local winter classics.



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Publisher:
Cicerone
Language:
English
Edition:
Second
Format:
17.2 x 11.6 x 1.3cm
Weight:
230 gms
No. of pages:
182
Release:
Jun 2018
Cover:
Encapsulated paperback
ISBN:
9781786310163

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