I have done this walk with my wife during my birthday weekend in Peak District. We have started from Edale village, followed the Pennine Way via the Jacob's Ladder and on to Kinder Low and then returned to Edale on a different path so in the end we have done a nice circle route.
The views are beautiful especially on a sunny day and the actual plateau looks like a lunar landscape with a greyish white surface that contrasts with the dark (almost black) peat and the blue cloudless sky (if you are lucky enough).
According to the maps that we had (printed from the Peak District website) the walk should have taken us about 5 hours but we have managed to do it in 4 hours even after stopping several times to take photos. So depending on your hiking skills and physical endurance you can finish this in half a day.
The only reason for which I am not giving this 5 stars is the limited marking found on the route. There were several occasions when we have deviated slightly from the original route because of unmarked forks in the route, the road becoming almost invisible through the grass and intersections with other routes not correctly marked.
However, I doubt it that anybody can actually get lost there because it is quite a popular route so you can always just follow others if you feel lost or you can just head downhill until you reach the first village.
Apart from this minor issues, it was a great day out and although it has a few steep climbs it is not too difficult for the majority of people.
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