Distance: 8 miles (12.5km)
Ascent: 532 metres
Start/finish: Hathersage Station, S32 1DR

Follow Station Approach then bear R onto Station Road, turning R onto Oddfellows Road and continuing to Main Road. Turn L then R onto Baulk Lane, out of Hathersage following footpaths heading north across fields to the road at North Lees. Turn R on the road then L onto a footpath heading north-east uphill to the road below Stanage Edge. Turn L onto the road then R onto a bridleway running uphill through Stanage Plantation, ascending to the wide path along the top (2.8 miles/4.5km). Turn R and follow the Sheffield Country Walk south-east along the edge to the road at Upper Burbage Bridge. Cross and follow the path R to Higger Tor (5.3 miles/8.5km). Turn R, crossing the road and following the footpath opposite around to the L and down to Hathersage. Cross the A6187 and follow it L for a short distance then R down a track to Back lane. Turn L on this and then L onto Station Road to finish.

Download and print route directions

Download .GPX file

How to use .GPX files

OS Map

To see this map cookies and javascript must be enabled. If you are still having trouble after having checked both of these please contact us using the link at the top of the page


Open Street Map and interactive elevation profile

[map style=”width: auto; height:400px; margin:20px 0px 20px 0px; border: 1px solid black;” lat=”53.3254″ lon=”-1.6531″ maptype=”OSM” z=”11″ gpx=”http://wildrunning.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/85-Stanage-WR2.gpx”]