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Rhodeswood and Torside Reservoir

Length – 5.5 miles

Walk Description

Starting from the Crowden car park, we head northwards onto moors, before looping back to cross the A628. A circuit of Rhodeswood Reservoir is then followed by the north side of Torside Reservoir before returning to the start.


  • Grade – moors and  fields with mostly well marked paths. Gentle climbs. Can be muddy in parts
  • Start – Crowden Car park
  • Grid Reference –SK  072 993 
  • Parking – Crowden car park (no charge)
  • Public transport – National Express route 350 (Liverpool to Cambridge)  stops at Crowden
  • Refreshments -– none on this route 
  • Public Toilets ––Crowden Car park
  • Map OL1 Dark Peak OS Explorer 278 / 288

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Map of the walk

Rhodeswood map

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