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Bolsterstone – Wigtwizzle Circular

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Length – 6.0 miles

Walk Description

This is a walk with plenty of up. From Bolsterstone, we descend to the Ewden Valley. The route then climbs steeply to Rocher Farm before descending to Broomhead Reservoir. Another steep ascent brings us to Stone Moor and a loop across fields back to Bolsterstone.


  • Grade – Mostly well defined rough paths and tracks. Some walking on open moorland, so appropriate equipment is required.
  • Start – Mortimer Road, Opposite Broomhead Hall Farm, near Wigtwizzle.
  • Grid Reference – SK 241962
  • Parking – On the verge of the road
  • Public transport – none
  • Refreshments – none
  • Public Toilets – none

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Map of the walk

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