GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

March Haigh Reservoir

1 miles (2.3 km)

This circular walk visits the viewpoint at Buckstones Edge and March Haigh Reservoir on Marsden Moor.
The walk starts from the Buckstones car park to the north of the reservoir on the New Hey Road. Here you'll find the National Trust's Buckstones Edge viewpoint where there are wonderful views down to the reservoir. You can then follow footpaths south to the reservoir and dam wall. Footpaths run along the northern side of the water before looping round to return to the car park.


HD3 3FT - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

March Haigh Reservoir OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

March Haigh Reservoir Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

It's easy to continue your reservoir walking in the area by heading north to the nearby Booth Wood Reservoir, Deanhead Reservoir and Scammonden Reservoir.


Buckstone Edge - - 2242553

Buckstone Edge

Buckstones to Pule Hill and Holme Moss transmitter - - 2234202

Buckstones to Pule Hill and Holme Moss transmitter near Yateholme Reservoir

March Haigh Reservoir from Buckstones - - 2456122

March Haigh Reservoir from Buckstones

March Haigh - - 1741442

March Haigh moorland


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