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henryb

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Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« on: 20:58:16, 04/11/19 »
The last trip of the year saw me return to the Peak district. On this occasion I decided to visit the Dark Peak area. My main walk was an A to B walk from Bamford to Hathersage. With better visibility in the afternoon I opted for a valley walk in the morning before ascending after lunch. I got the bus from my hotel in Hathersage to Bamford. After crossing the river I picked up a forest track towards Ladybower reservoir. After admiring the views of the reservoir I decided to take in Bamford edge to look down on the reservoir; the view of the reservoir from Bamford edge became one of my favourites and I would strongly recommend a visit if you haven't been before. I traversed Bamford edge before picking up a minor road back to Hathersage. The walk took me 4.75 hours.


Crossing the river:
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Win Hill forest:
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Ladybower reservoir:
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Ladybower and Bamford Edge:
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Bamford Edge:
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Reservoir reflections:
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Shatton Edge and Castleton:
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First glimpse of Ladybower reservoir:
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Win Hill:
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Ladybower reservoir:
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Shatton Edge:
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Win Hill and Ladybower reservoir:
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Win Hill and Crook Hill:
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Bamford Edge:
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View towards Castleton:
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Shatton Edge:
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Descending Coggers Lane:
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Autumnal colours near Hathersage:
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pleb

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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #1 on: 10:43:09, 05/11/19 »
Magnificent pics and colour  O0 O0 O0

Jac

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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #2 on: 10:57:44, 05/11/19 »
Lovely autumn colours and the plugholes working overtime :)
So many paths, so little time

April

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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #3 on: 19:09:21, 05/11/19 »
Stunning photos henry  O0 Autumnal glory, lovely colours  O0
"Who would've thought...... you are light and darkness coming through" words by Tim Armstrong

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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #4 on: 12:19:07, 06/11/19 »
Great pics and reflections henry
Wonderful colours O0
DRIP COFFINS  :D

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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #5 on: 19:18:25, 07/11/19 »
Those plugholes are certainly earning their keep just lately!  Quite mesmerising to watch aren't they?


Lovely pics and a nice finale for your last trip of the year  O0
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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #6 on: 20:31:56, 07/11/19 »
Lovely pics Henry, I prefer the Dark Peak to the White.

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Re: Ladybower reservoir and Bamford Edge
« Reply #7 on: 20:39:59, 12/11/19 »
Great photos Henry...an area I know very well O0
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