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Delamere Forest

A local walk in mostly excellent weather, winding a circuitous route through the forest along dirt tracks and thin paths. A visit to the great view point at Pale Heights followed by a circuit of Blakemere. Interesting walk.

Walk Details

Date: 2015-06-06

Start: Barnes Bridge Carpark    Finish: Barnes Bridge Carpark

Distance: 9.6 mls, 15.45 km

Height Gain: 700 ft, 213.4 m

Start Time: 08:20    End Time: 11:05

Duration: 02:45

Ave Speed: 3.6 mph

Region: Cheshire

Route Description: Barnes Bridge Carpark, Kingswood Cottage, Black Lake, Nettleford Wood, Pale Heights, Old Pale, Station Cottages, Blakemere Moss, Barnes Bridge Carpark

Parking Grid Ref: SJ 54198 71533

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Walking with: Alone

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Hills on this Walk

5339 - Hangingstone Hill - Pale Heights (581 ft)

Trig Points on this Walk

TP2757 - Delamere (Slightly damaged condition)

TP10741 - Delamere Mast (Good condition)

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Previous Walk

Walk Name: Woldside

Date: 2015-05-30
Distance: 14.0 mls, 22.53 km
Height Gain: 1700 ft, 518.2 m

Next Walk

Walk Name: Weaver Valley

Date: 2015-06-20
Distance: 11.5 mls, 18.51 km
Height Gain: 500 ft, 152.4 m