White Coppice to Great Hill
Date 7/4/2003
Starting Point White Coppice (SD619191)
Distance 4 miles

. A lovely evening and a great walk from White Coppice to Great Hill


The new information board on the bridge over The Goit


Gateway to the moors


The track to the dam


The steep drop in to Dean Black Brook (or The Gorge as many people call it)


A little higher up alongside Dean Black Brook


Up on the moor, an old tree by the brook (this has now fallen (Ed 2012))


Great Hill through a gap in the old stone wall coming up from The Gorge


Another distant view of Great Hill


Great Hill from Coppice Style


The ruins of Grime's Farm


Nearing Drinkwater's Farm, these mine trials are clearly visible


On the last section of the climb this track veers off to the ruins of Great Hill Farm


The view across to Winter Hill


great Hill summit


Darwen Tower from Great Hill


A distant Irish Sea from the top


Sunset at Coppice Stile on the way back to Coppice