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A great rock - just like it says!

A substantial gritstone tor at the roadside. Imposing, and with as many tales about it as there are... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
greave2016
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Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
A rest on our hike

We recently caught the bus to Blackshawhead and walked back to Todmorden, via Cross Stone, passing... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2016
jengeoff2002
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Todmorden
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23 Jul 2017
“A great rock - just like it says!”
27 Mar 2016
“Great destination, especially on a Saturday!”
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

A substantial gritstone tor at the roadside. Imposing, and with as many tales about it as there are initials carved into it. The views across Calderdale are fabulous. Worth a stop.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

Lovely walk up to here from the cetre of Tod via a number of different routes - takes about 50 mins up and 40 down! Fabulous views from the top and the best bit is that if you get there on a Saturday between 10...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

We recently caught the bus to Blackshawhead and walked back to Todmorden, via Cross Stone, passing the Great Rock. A lovely piece of nature, surrounded by grassy hills and wildflowers. This is also one of the checkpoints on the annual boundary walk. Another jewel in...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank jengeoff2002
Reviewed 30 January 2016

This is a special local distinctive landmark in the area, it looks like a granite tor from Dartmoor. You can clamber up the reverse side, there is a hidden pool to discover on its summit. It is a lovely spot to sit for a while,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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