Dale Head Ramble at Gisburn

Dale Head Ramble

A steady climb through Birch Hills, followed by a descent to Bottoms Beck.  There are great views over the forest and Hesbert Hill Farm.  The trail follows the course of an old railway along the beck to join with Eggberry Road where there are fine views of Park Wood and Stocks Reservoir.  

This trail is currently open with a diversion due to fallen trees.


Trail information

Gisburn Forest and Stocks, Stephen Park, Slaidburn, BB7 4TS
This trail starts at Stocks Reservoir car park.  Follow orange waymarkers.
Grade - Hard
Trail Length
3.2 miles (5.2 km)