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Stanage Edge

Peak Park, Hathersage, Peak District National Park, England
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All week long, our hosts had promised us an Edge hike in the Peaks. On Saturday, we finally got our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
17KAG
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Edmonton, Canada
Stanage Edge really rocks!!

Recently traversed Stanage Edge. This time we climbed up from the Plantation car park which is just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
205paul205
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Peak Park, Hathersage, Peak District National Park, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All week long, our hosts had promised us an Edge hike in the Peaks. On Saturday, we finally got our chance to hike Stanage Edge on day with a mix of sun and cloud. We made it to our picnic stop, where we sat munching...More

Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently traversed Stanage Edge. This time we climbed up from the Plantation car park which is just above Hathersage. Not too much effort in getting to the top. Awesome views in all directions and some exciting rock scenery, wild moorland and peak views. Crossed the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been about 20 years since we last did this walk but it's quite a reasonable circular route of around 8 miles. We got up to the ridge via a short scramble up the escarpment but there's a path below the ridge leading to the...More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've always wanted to visit Stanage Edge, as it's been recommended to me by a mate. When I got there, it didn't disappoint, the views were amazing! On a glorious Saturday morning, I spent my birthday going for a stroll along the edge. Not too...More

Thank bobbin08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The route from the far car park near Upper Burbage Bridge along Stanage Edge to Crow Chin and back is about 10km in distance and is a relatively easy walk - the main difficulty being uneven ground which is to be expected. The views of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy walk in to the top of Stanage Edge, with spectacular views into the valley and beyond below. No amenities so if you plan to spend some time there bring something to eat/drink and go to the bathroom beforehand (though it is only 5 mins...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Easy access. Good routes across a wide range of grades. Often busy in good weather and crowded on weekends with good weather so queues form for the popular routes.

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Having climbed here in my younger days it was a pleasure to return after too long an absence. Everything looked steeper, harder and higher - I guess it's an age thing but it still gave me itchy feet and fingers.

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I desperately googled to find where to park as i was with my mother who isnt good on long walks, so we wanted to get as close as possible. Google and other sites werent clear enough so i asked a local who told me about...More

8  Thank ellabellarella
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

First time here and what a great place. We walked from Hathersage and back in just over two hours. Some excellent scenery on the way up and a fantastic view from the top of Stanage Edge. Was very windy though.

1  Thank Paul F
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Tilly M
21 June 2017|
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Response from stokeyboy | Reviewed this property |
Too hard post surgery! Why not try something a little less strenious?
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therovingtone
5 May 2017|
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Response from Huw_Loughborough | Reviewed this property |
Bear in mind the Edge is very long, so some bits may not have coverage.
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leeanne1810
16 March 2017|
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Response from Jamie S | Reviewed this property |
Follow the signs out of Hathersage for the edge up the quiet lane. Just beyond the cattle grid there is some limited parking. Parking here is approx 40 minutes walk to High Neb depending on your pace If parking full there... More
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