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Reservoir Trails Walk 7 - Denshaw Valley Reservoirs

This is the seventh of a series of walks exploring the landscape of the South Pennines through its reservoir heritage.  Walk 7 runs alongside Dowry and Readycon Dean and crosses striking upland terrain between the two, making the reservoirs appears as natural features in the landscape.  For more information and a downloadable leaflet about this series of walks please see the Watershed Landscape website.




THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW.
 
Distance
2.5 miles/4km
Height Gain
m
Grade
Cycle Grade
OS Map Number
OS Explorer map 1 (Peak District)
Car (Parking)
Stiles
Steps
Circular
Linear
Start Point
Huddersfield Road A640
Nearest Town
Denshaw
Public Transport
Buses to the start on the A640 WYMetro : www.wymetro.com or 0113 245 7676. Transport for Greater Manchester TfGM www.tfgm.com or 0161 244 1000 .
Toilets on Route
None
Nearest Refreshments
You can walk up the Pennine Bridleway to the Rams Head Inn for meals, drinks and a deli, or there are shops and pubs in Denshaw
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