Kinder Walk
Derbyshire Scouts

The Route

Both routes are covered by OS 1:25000 Explorer maps (OL 1)

Route shown is NOT for navigational purposes.
Derbyshire Scouts accept NO responsibility if it is used

Teams book in and are inspected at Chapel-en-le-Frith, where both events start and finish.

The Extreme route heads up to Sheffield Road via Brown Knoll to Jacob's Ladder, Kinder Downfall, William Clough, Hayfield and back to Chapel via Throstle Bank. The Challenge goes via Throstle Bank, Peep O Day, Shake Holes and via Slackhall back to Chapel.

Checkpoint Locations

Checkpoints are sited at strategic locations along the route where drinks may be obtained and supporters can check on their teams progress. It also enables us to monitor times and be assured of the teams progress on the day.

Checkpoint Location Grid Ref Refreshments
Start - Chapel 1st Chapel Scout HQ 060 806 Yes
Sheffield Road Car in lay-by 091 824 Yes
Jacob's Ladder Tent near to path junction 080 861
Kinder Downfall Tent near to the Downfall 083 889
William Clough Tent near to path junction 064 900
White Brow Tent near pathway 049 883
Hayfield Scout HQ Swallowhouse Lane 035 872 Yes
Throstle Bank Car near start of track 030 832 Yes
Finish - Chapel 1st Chapel Scout HQ 060 806 Yes
Checkpoint Location Grid Ref Refreshments
Start - Chapel 1st Chapel Scout HQ 060 806 Yes
Throstle Bank Car near start of track 030 832 Yes
Peep O Day Car on track before junction 048 850
Shake Holes Land Rover 066 842
Slackhall Car on triangle near Chestnut Centre 075 819 Yes
Finish - Chapel 1st Chapel Scout HQ 060 806 Yes