534 Axe Edge

From Axe Edge the first Ordnance Surveyors reported they could see both Lincoln Cathedral and the top of Snowdon at the same time. We can't guarantee you'll see quite that far, but there's a magnificent 360 degree Peak District panorama from the summit trigpoint.

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LOCATION: Peak District
START: One mile south of Buxton. Grin Low Country Park, signed from A53, toilets
Grid ref: SK048721 Postcode: SK179DH
DISTANCE: 6 miles
GRADE: Moderate
TIME: 3 hours
MAP: Explorer OL - White Peak Landranger 119
NOTE: Sorry, no dogs
REFRESHMENTS: Pack a flask
EN ROUTE: Stanley Moor, Anthony Hill, Cistern's Clough, Cromford and High Peak Railway, Burbage Colliery, Featherbed Moss, Solomon's Temple

This walk was originally published by
The Manchester Evening News

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