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Edale Skyline - Challenge Walk

  • Location Hope Valley
  • Duration 11 hours
  • Price from £39.00
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Adrenaline fix
  • Microadventure
  • Epic challenge

Highlights

Tackle the classic High Peak circuit: The Edale Skyline.
If you’re looking for a great day’s walking or a route that is enough of a challenge to be classified as a charity fundraising epic then The Edale Skyline pretty much fits the bill.
In fact this High Peak circuit is great in so many ways in terms of length, scenery and interest-value, that it’s no wonder it’s one of the most popular long distance routes in the Peak District.
Where to start – well there’s Roman roads, gritstone edges, weird rocks and a tough(ish) climb before the reward of striding out along one of Britain’s best ridges accompanied by breathtaking scenery.
At 22 miles the Edale Skyline is certainly no walk in the park but it is an enticing, tough but do-able challenge that is a great introduction to long distance walking. At the end you will be nicely shattered but elated nonetheless.

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Hen / Stag parties
  • Charity fundraising

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Details

Day 1

Walking the challenge..
We need to start early to bag this big one and so we congregate at the gateway to the Vale of Eden in the Peak District, in the village of Hope (an apt name perhaps for those who are feeling a bit of trepidation).
From Hope we hike via Win Hill Pike to Kinder Scout’s precipitous gritstone edges, natural wonders that will leave you staring in awe as we head west with views of Edale and the huge expanse of moorland plateau.
Soon we reach the Woolpacks (no not the pub in Emmerdale) but a group of weirdly shaped gritstone formations that would give a Henry Moore sculpture a run for its money.
We then briefly join the Pennine Way as we round the horseshoe towards Mam Tor’s iron age settlement with plenty of stonking views along the way that will help eat up those miles.
Finally we traverse the Peak District’s finest ridge to Lose Hill before descending from the High Peak into the warm embrace of Hope no doubt with the group discussing who’s buying the first drink!

Effort Level

You’ll be working up a sweat. Bring along a touch of enthusiasm and a little determination

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough

Inclusions

    What's included

  • Other Guided day walk

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs
  • Food You have to carry your own food.
  • Drink You have to carry your own drink.

Cancellations

Custom Policy

Clients Cancellations:

  • All cancellations must be made in writing to hello@largeoutdoors.com we are unable to accept phone, Facebook messages or any other form of communications to cancel your attendance on an event.
  • No cash refunds are given on cancellations.

You may replace the person on your booking up to 48 hours before departure. This must be done by email to hello@largeoutdoors.com.
Any replacement on an overnight stay must be on a like for like basis. For example, if you have booked a shared female room then your replacement will need to be female.
12 weeks or more before the event:
  • Credit note issued minus a 10% admin fee.
    12 - 8 weeks before event:

  • Credit note issued minus a 20% admin fee.

8 - 4 weeks before event:
  • Credit note issued minus a 25% admin fee.

Within 4 weeks of event date:
  • No credits or transfers to another event. However, you can still send a replacement on a like for like basis up to 48 hours beforehand.

Location

Hope Valley

Provider

Large Outdoors

Large Outdoors

Large Outdoors is the experience provider for Edale Skyline - Challenge Walk