Pennine Winter Handicap Series
Pennine Handicap - Race 4 - Saturday 16th December 2017
Venue - Bull's Head pub carpark, Tintwistle (023973)
Organiser – Stefan Bramwell
Checkpoint 1 – 028978 - Small cave in Stonebrake Quarries.
£1 voluntary contribution for the maps would be greatly appreciated.
Checkpoint 2 – 036984 - Tree on east bank of stream.
Checkpoint 3 – 045993 - Path junction.
Checkpoint 4 – 046012 - Trig point.
Checkpoint 5 – 027015 - Monument and pile of stones at path junction.
Checkpoint 6 – 015990 - Fingerpost at path/track junction
Maps will be provided and, as ever, a poly bag to cover them would be advisable as they double as your control card.
In view of the time of year it would be very advisable to carry a headtorch and mobile phone as well as appropriate spare clothing.
The route is approximately 8.3 miles in length with 1663 feet of ascent