Bleaklow North audio trail

Walker stood atop a large rock at Bleaklow

Bleaklow took a hammering at the hands of the Industrial Revolution.

But this is not a sob story – this is a tale of how these moorlands now provide fresh water to the millions of people who live in the shadow of this mighty peak – thanks to some pretty amazing conservation work.

Audio Trail Files

Starting Point: Torside reservoir Ordnance Survey grid reference – SK088929)
Distance: 13km/8 miles
Grade:   Strenuous
Map:  Explorer OL1 The Peak District – Dark Peak Area
Terrain: Uneven moorland terrain, knowledge of taking compass bearings essential – streams may be difficult to ford in wet weather.
Nearest Town:  Glossop


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