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Pendle hill

Barley-with-Wheatley Booth, England

Pendle hill

Length6 mi
Elev. Gain1174.2 ft
Est. Steps14000




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Created by Sean Brearley 👣🐾
Pendle hill is a 6 mile (14,000-step) route located near Barley-with-Wheatley Booth, Burnley, England. This route has an elevation gain of about 1174.2 ft and is rated as hard. Find the best walking trails near you in Pacer App.
A Great walk but can be hard in placed going up Pendle hill and then Ogden Reservoirs on my way down starting at Barley.

Pendle Hill

Pendle Hill is in the east of Lancashire, England, near the towns of Burnley, Nelson, Colne, Clitheroe and Padiham. Its summit is 557 metres (1,827 ft) above mean sea level. It gives its name to the Borough of Pendle. It is an isolated hill, separated from the Pennines to the east, the Bowland Fells to the northwest, and the West Pennine Moors to the south.

Barley, Lancashire

Barley is a village in the borough of Pendle, in Lancashire, England. It is in the civil parish of Barley-with-Wheatley Booth. The village lies between Black Moss Reservoirs and Ogden Reservoirs, and is inside of the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).The village is situated close to Pendle Hill, and is a popular starting point for walkers of this hill.

Pendle Water

Pendle Water is a minor river in Lancashire.Rising on Pendle Hill, Pendle Water cuts a deep valley between Barley Moor and Spence Hill where it feeds into the Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs. Upon exiting the lower reservoir, Pendle Water flows east through the picturesque villages of Barley and Roughlee, before collecting Blacko Water, which drains the valley at Water Meetings near Wheathead, a popular picnic spot one mile west of Blacko village.

Ogden Reservoirs

Upper and Lower Ogden Reservoirs are half a mile to the west of the village of Barley, in the Borough of Pendle, England. They supply drinking water to the town of Nelson.Three forests covering more than 23 hectares (57 acres) can be found close to the reservoirs. Fell Wood, which is the largest, was planted in 1931 and contains Norway Spruce (Picea abies), Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis), Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris) and European Larch (Larix decidua).

Barley-with-Wheatley Booth

Barley-with-Wheatley Booth is a civil parish in the Pendle district of Lancashire, England. It has a population of 298, and contains the village of Barley and the hamlet of White Hough or Whitehough (53.859°N 2.257°W / 53.859; -2.257 (White Hough)). To the west of Barley is Pendle Hill; its summit, at 557 metres (1,827 ft), is within the parish.

Buttock Plantation


Barley Water


Ogden Clough


Fell Wood


Black Moss Water

Route Details


6 mi

Elev. Gain

1174.2 ft

Est. Steps

Created by
Sean Brearley 👣🐾
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