PEAK DISTRICT - CROOK HILL & LADYBOWER RESERVOIR 11th APRIL 2007
Peak District - Crook Hill & Ladybower Reservoir
The Peak District Dark Peak Area - OL1
Car Park (17993, 88492), Crook Hill, Grimbocar Woods, Snake Road, Hope Cross, Blackley Clough, Rowlee Bridge, Rowlee Farm, Woodcock Coppice, Hagg Side, Car Park
Cloudy start with bright warm sun later
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Image produced from the Ordnance Survey
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Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland.
Starting the walk at the side of Ladybower Reservoir under cloudy skies.
Charlotte & Chris take the lead with Tess.
Watching us with great interest.
Admiring the views on top of Crook Hill.
From Crook Hill and the western end of Ladybower Reservoir in Woodlands Valley.
Hope Cross and Loose Hill across the valley.
From Hope Cross looking north west up the old Roman Road the next part of our walk.
The sun now beginning to burn off the clouds.
A close up of Hope Cross.
Crossing Blackley Clough.
From the Roman Road looking across the Woodlands Valley to
the later part of our walk on top of the ridge near the trees.
Dropping down from Blackley Hey to Rowlee Bridge.
Woodlands Valley from above Rowlee Farm.
Woodlands Valley with Ladybower just hidden from view by the trees.
Returning to the car park with very different conditions from the start of the walk.
Thanks for visiting.