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Roaches

Saturday 25th February (end 6th week)

Part of the Staffordshire Peak District, a rugged area of rock and heather moorland - the Roaches form an impressive gritstone escarpment rising up over 500m. Popular with both walkers and climbers, highlights of the area include Lud's Church - a natural rock cleft speculated to be the legendary Chapel of the Green Knight. Join Dom and James for a fantastic route via Lud's Church to the summit, with fine views, where rock outcrops have been carved into weird and wonderful shapes.

Principal Trip Leader:Dom Ketley, Worcester
Trip Co-leader:James Welch, University
Contact:dominic.ketley@worc.ox.ac.uk
Price:£7.50

Photos taken on previous Roaches trips (and other areas of the Peak District).