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Dambusters Challenge Walk


32 km / 20 miles
A high level route around Howden, Derwent and Ladybower reservoirs, visiting Win Hill, Alport Castles, Back Tor and Dovestone Tor. There is opportunity for a less arduous 15-mile route.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Very Challenging
Start and Finish: SK203680 - Ladybower car park, Derbyshire View on StreetMap

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Route Description - PDF Dambusters Challenge Walk  (LDWA ) Download File


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Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 110
OS Landranger Active 110
OS Explorer 1
OS Explorer Active 1

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33.7 km (20.9 miles)
1,200 m (3,937 ft) ascent
523 m (1,716 ft)  maximum height

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