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Local Walks

Set in the beautiful Hamlet of Upper Hulme in the Peak District, The Roaches Bunkhouse is at the foot of the Roaches, a famous griststone escarpment stretching for 3 miles. The Roaches are worn into fantastic shapes by the elements and offer magnificant views accross the countryside and Tittesworth reservoir. Needless to say the Roaches Bunkhouse offers a fantastic base for many walks around the area, see below to name just a few.

Walk 1

Circular walk from Roach End to Luds Church and Back Forest Ridge

Approx. 1hr 15 mins-2 hrs

 3 miles

Walk 5

Circular walk from Roaches gate to Five Clouds Quarries, Docksey Pool, Roaches highest point, Shawside and return between Hen Cloud and the Roaches

Approx. 2 hr 30 mins

4 miles

Walk 2

Circular walk from Roaches Gate to Docksey Pool via Rock hall and the South end of the Roaches

Approx. 1 hr 15 mins

2.5 miles


Walk 3

Circular walk to Dains Mill and Hen Cloud

Approx. 1 hr 30 mins

2.5 miles



Walk 4

Circular walk from Roach End to Hanging Stone via Back Forest Ridge, High Forest and Clough Head

Approx. 2 hr 30 mins

4 miles

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