27 February 2021 - South Pennine 24

South Pennine 24

The South Pennine 24 is next being run on Saturday 27 February 2021 .
Immediate online entry via Sientries  here : Provisionally opens 01 January 2021 subject to prevailing Covid restrictions / guidance (no postal entries) .
A route description & walked gpx file of the route can be downloaded here from 21 February .
Sorry , No Dogs on this event . Entry limit 150 .

The South Pennine 24 is hosted by the South Pennine Long Distance Walkers Association(LDWA).  The 24 mile route is a fantastic foray into the Dark Peak and the South Pennine Moors.  A variety of terrain will be encountered from wild moorland to well graded footpaths and bridleways.  Hopefully you will enjoy the stunning views the area has to offer. The event is open to all walkers and runners who are competent and suitably equipped at taking part in long distance events during the Winter months.

The event headquarters and start will be Dovestone Sailing Club, Greenfield (via Bank Lane ,off A635 Holmfirth Road) with adjoining Pay & Display parking (currently £4) : please car share if possible . Registration from 07:00 all to start at 0800 & finish by 1730 .  The event will be fully supported with drinks / toast before the start , food and drink at four checkpoints with a hot meal at the finish . The entry fee is £12 LDWA members and £18 non members including a certificate for all finishers.


Looking out over Dovestones Reservoir


Above Dovestones Reservoir


Looking towards Alphin (on the left)


Alderman's Hill in the distance


Looking in the direction of Stable Stones Brow (on the left)


Looking back towards Dovestones Reservoir