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Jul 7, 2017 - Day 01: Edale -> Crowden

"Via Kinder Plateau and Bleaklow Head - 16 miles (26 Km) It would be uncharacteristic and perhaps even a little bit sneaky of the Pennine Way to start you off gently. Instead it charges out of its corner and bops you square on the nose – it wants to see what you are made of. Day 1 includes the route’s second-longest ascent, one of the most notorious spots for topographical embarrassment – Bleaklow Head – and a section bearing the devil’s name (rarely a good sign, unless your name is Lucifer). That said, in terms of scenery , this ranks in...

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