Route

Route

SATURDAY
 Checkpoint Miles Grid Ref Name Location Chop Time
START 0 SE 059 237 Base St Paul’s Church
2 2.2 SE 085 223 Copley St Stephen’s Church
3 3.2 SE 069 220 Norland
(Navigation Test 1 start)
Clough Moor Bridge
4 4.5 SE 053 216 Holiday Home
(Navigation Test 1 finish)
Half Kirk
5 6.7 SE 036 212 Mill Bank Weir in Kebroyd Wood
6 7.7 SE 022 207 Water Green In front of big garage  16:00
7 8.5 SE 013 212 Flints Moor
(Navigation Test 2 start)
Track Junction
FINISH 11.6 SE 025 244 Camp Site
(Navigation Test 2 finish)
Old Crib
Please note that due to circumstances beyond our control, the Saw Hill checkpoint has been moved to Mill Bank for this year’s event. The new checkpoint location is at the weir in Kebroyd Wood (more correctly called Fiddle Wood at this point), 100m or so from the point where the stream is crossed by Lower Mill Bank Road.
This year’s navigation exercises will take place between the Norland and Holiday Home checkpoints, and also between the Flints Moor checkpoint and the Campsite
SUNDAY
START 0 SE 025 244 Camp Site Old Crib
2 1.5 SE 026 260 Brearley Brearley Lane
3 1.9 SE 027 264 Midgley Footpath entrance at edge of moor
4 2.8 SE 021 277 Crow Hill Nook Boundary Stone
5 3.8 SE 036 279 Jerusalem Farm Wade Bridge 13:00
6 4.8 SE 047 271 Stocks Lane Bend in Road
7 6.5 SE 057 248 Warley Town Playground Car Park 14:45
FINISH 7.4 SE 059 237 Base St Paul’s Church

Route Maps

Please note that these are the recommended route and participants are free to choose the route that suits them, providing that all checkpoints are visited in the correct order.

Please also note that 2 sections of the Day 1 route will be changed to create navigation exercises; these will take place between the Norland and Holiday Home checkpoints, and also between the Flints Moor checkpoint and the Campsite.

The maps below are in PDF format and are large files (7MB) but are able to be scaled up to 400%

Brow Hike 2019 Day 1
Brow Hike 2019 Day 2

Some basic statistics

DAY DISTANCE ALTITUDE GAIN ALTITUDE LOSS
SATURDAY 11.6 miles 1950 feet (600m) 1400 feet (430m)
SUNDAY 7.4 miles 1600 feet (490m) 2160 feet (660m)

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