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Pennine Odyssey - Leek to Buxton

Derbyshire, Staffordshire

27 km / 17 miles
This path is part of the Pennine Odyssey. It offers an an extension enabling the walker to start the walk in Leek, following this route to Buxton, then continuing to Edale via a route detailed on a separate web page, before starting the Main Route. The route goes from Leek to Buxton via The Roaches, Gradbach, Three Shires Head and Grinlow.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start: SJ983565 - Leek, Staffordshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK056735 - Buxton, Derbyshire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2022

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook A Pennine Odyssey - Walks and Ways  (Sigma Press  - 2022 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 118, 119
OS Landranger Active 118, 119
OS Explorer 24, 258
OS Explorer Active 24, 258

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Camping Barn
2 km
< 1 km

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Route Profile:

27.6 km (17.1 miles)
867 m (2,844 ft) ascent
520 m (1,706 ft)  maximum height

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