Carsington Water - Peak District Walk

Monday 29th January 2007

A slow and easy walk around part of Carsington Reservoir to see how my back, which I had injured last week, would cope.

Start: Sheepwash car park (SK 2488 5277)

Route: Sheepwash car park - Visitor Centre - Sheepwash car park

Distance: 3.25 miles     Ascent: 64 metres      Time Taken: 1 hr 15 mins

Weather: Warm but overcast with the occasional bit of blue sky.

Pub Visited: None    Ale Drunk: None

Route Map >>


Hall Wood

Looking across the northern end of Carsington Reservoir towards Hall Wood.

Carsington Pasture

Carsington Pasture and the King's Chair.

King's Chair

Zooming in on the King's Chair.

Some of the local residents.

Carsington Reservoir

Carsington Reservoir.

More locals.

The Kugel

The Kugel, a revolving stone, in the Visitors Centre.

The Wildlife Conservation Centre

The Wildlife Conservation Centre.

Carsington Reservoir

Carsington Reservoir.


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