Map sheet number OL1 in the OS Explorer series is ideal for exploring all that the Dark Peak area of the Peak District has to offer. Visitors to this area will enjoy high gritstone hills, steep-sided valleys and moorland plateau. Highlights of the area include: Kinder Scout, The Pennine Way, Edale, Derwent Valley Heritage Way, Ladybower Reservoir, Black Hill, and Glossop.
The OS Explorer map for The Peak District - Dark Peak Area is available in both the standard paper version and weatherproof 'Active' version.
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Trusted by outdoor enthusiasts from all walks of life, from serious cyclists, to unhurried hikers, the OS Explorer OL1 map is your essential guide to the Peak District.
With the peaks of Blackhill, Bleaklow and Kinder Scout all covered on the map, walkers and climbers are spoilt for choice. Clearly pinpointed – along with every pub, house, viewpoint, river and right of way – you’ll have no trouble plotting and navigating your route.
Spot populations of pretty birdlife in the Dark Peaks’ patchwork of perfect habitats. Explore peat bogs, limestone crags, heather-clad moorland and brooding gritstone tors. And don’t miss the chance to see the site of the Kinder Scout Mass Tresspass of 1932 – a pivotal point in the fight for better access to the countryside.
Explore oak woods, and walk the Derwent Valley Heritage Way if you prefer a more active option for your days out. At 55 miles long, you might opt to tackle just a short section of the route. Surrounded by stunning scenery, stop off at the must-see Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site.
Whatever outdoor pursuits you’re planning, from cycling and sightseeing, to riding and rambling, you’ll find something to cater for every outdoor interest on the OS Explorer OL1 map of the Peak District.
Make sure you’re well-prepared for your outdoor pursuits in the Peak District – add the OS Explorer OL1 map to your basket today.
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