Half Tour Of Pendle

posted 4 Aug 2012, 02:07 by Dave Austin   [ updated 5 May 2014, 02:09 by Dave Austin ]
Category: AM
Distance: 14.4km / 9miles
Ascent: 685m / 2,250ft

Circular loop over Pendleton Moor and Pendle Hill. Starting and finishing near the village of Barley, Lancashire, BB12, grid ref. 822402.

Registration is at Barley Village Hall.

Kit Requirements:
Windproof whole body cover, Map, compass and whistle.

There is parking at the national trust car park.

Race Website:

Route Card:
From the start the route is marked to the Fellgate at Buttock (GR807401).
Head N uphill to CP1 - a gate in wall (GR805418) approx. 400m past the summit. Do not cross the wall.
Instead turn left and head SW to CP2 above a disused quarry at the Nick O’ Pendle (GR773385).
Head E to CP3, a gate by Churn Clough Reservoir (GR787385).
Climb NE onto Spence Moor, cross the top and descent steeply into Ogden Clough to CP4, a stile in wall (GR802397).
Climb NE along wall to right to the Fellgate at Buttock.
Head E along marked route across fields to the finish at Village Hall.

GPS File:
Available (see bottom of the post to download)

Route map:

2009-03-07 Half Tour Of Pendle Fell Race.gpx
Dave Austin,
4 Aug 2012, 02:07