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Name:Pule Hill
Hill number:16513
Height:437m / 1434ft
Parent (Ma):2810  Black Hill
RHB Section:36: Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Pennines
County/UA:Kirklees (CoU)
Catchment:Aire
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SE 03235 10424
Summit feature:ground a few metres NE of upright marker stone
Drop:78m
Col:359m  SE032100  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 110
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 91 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
A Circular from Marsden via the bridleway to Little Moss and the Pennine WayMountainTerrier30/05/2020
Cycled from home and ascended by path from minor road to the south. Still restricted from travelling further afield by Coronavirus restrictions.Neil Midgley12/05/2020
Surprisingly impressive hill at the head of the Colne valley that we'd had our eyes on for a while. Could be nicknamed the Marsden Matterhorn. From Slaithwaite with Miranda, 9 degrees, overcast, south-westerlies, mostly dry. Walked along the cut to the visitor centre, then took the minor road to the A62, crossed and took the footpath opposite. Started up a track to a small gate on the right which led to a lovely little path that eventually follows the western edge of the hill to the fine summit. Driving rain added to the feeling of being in real hill country. Returned by same route. 14km, 3 hours 20 mins.Wycombe Wanderer07/03/2020
Pule Hill from GR: SE 03136 10083ronaldo33311/01/2020
Pule Hill from GR: SE 03136 10083Hippster11/01/2020
Very wet day on walk with fellow BMC membersMrChris198029/09/2019
MRUK. Last minute change of plan to get home before sunset.tsar.nathan27/08/2019
path from lay by to the south on minor road. good viewscjo04/08/2019
Parked to the South in a pull-in SE032100David Evans03/06/2019
MRUK/ASR Social Trailstsar.nathan31/05/2019
Three ascents.tsar.nathan06/05/2019
after driving up the minor road from eastern end of Marsden into the cloud to the col to the south then up the 78 metres of prominence to the summit. Quite a strong wind but ,as yet, no rainvegibagger07/01/2019
Quick walk up from a layby on a side road with the dog. Nice views of the surrounding moors.John Eley30/10/2018
From lay-bye.Trashcan12/08/2018
Tuesday night run with Marsden Racerstsar.nathan15/05/2018
With Jo, circular walk from Hey Green: up private road to A62 onto access land, up left side of quarry and alongside broken wall onto Higher Edge. Then followed tracks/paths to Pule Hill, Standedge trig, Northern Rotcher, returning down Willmer Green Clough and Willykay Clough (packhorse route). Weather; cloudy at first, sunny later, warm, good visibility.amblerbob08/04/2018
Run from Marsdentsar.nathan18/02/2018
Parked in parking spot to south. Good steep path. Bitterly cold wind and thick fog. Should have chosen a clearer day.Campbell Singer09/01/2018
From the road due S. Direct line taken to summit. Nice hill with a flat top.jonglew27/12/2017
Walked up from Marsden Station and down by West side and A62.IanHHill18/09/2017
Parked in a lay-by on the minor road at SE 03288 10082 and took the path north to the summit. Descended to the quarry and then track and road back to the start. With AT and JT.Man of Kernow126/02/2017
Short sharp ascent of this fine hill from S. Large group descending.RobertP26/02/2017
Steep path from the south. Descent via incline to north west.Wheelsy13/11/2016
1st hill of 9 today on a long route from Marsden station following the Stanedge trail then veering off to climb Sw. Dewdrops cling to every piece of vegetation. Nice compact summit a few metres from the upright marker. Descent down through bracken to the road. Great view of the hill from the road!Dazingdale29/10/2016
Easy parking to south alt 871 ft. A short, steep climb to a great viewpoint. 20 minutes return.moorsman22/10/2016
Circular walk from Tunnel End Visitor centre on pleasant mostly sunny day.Enjoyable excursion to good viewpoint,but walk extended by path closures because of work at Butterley Reservoir.With Oscar.catman31/08/2016
With Catman.oscarrosie31/08/2016
What a lovely hill! Up from lay-by on the A62. With Alfie.Dangerous Dave23/06/2016
1/6 First climb of last day of 3 day climbing weekend (Pule Hill/Rombalds Moor/Stock Hill/Bishop Wilton Wold/Great Chishell/Chishell Common)Fergalh02/05/2016
From parking area to SE by track to old quarry.mart079717/04/2016
Walked up from the campsite at roadside. Steady ascent from Mount Road, fine views towards Lincs Wolds to east and Joddrell Bank to south west. Continued north along ridge and explored the railway and canal tunnel vent shafts and the remains of an incline railway or ropeway to a quarry.mrs_ts710/04/2016
Walking the dogbluewater02/04/2016
Marsden, Pule Hill, Marsden MoorEdgemaster01/04/2016
As per Alan Caine . Nice pointy hill from southMark Sims15/03/2016
Parked at high point of road, track right to the summit.Adrian21/11/2015
my wife had gone with her friend to Manchester shopping, so I thought I'd knock off these 3 hills!joseph mitchell19/11/2015
After work in Huddersfield. Parked in layby then used path straight up to gain the ridge via the old quarry.BobHancock25/09/2015
First walk up to our local summit. Picnic at the top!tsar.nathan13/08/2015
A great circular walk from Wessenden Head taking the Pennine Way north then leaving it to walk into Marsden and along to Standedge Tunnel end then climbed up to Pule Hill taking the Pennine Way back to our start point.DanTrig30/03/2015
Quick afternoon visit, both West Nab and Pule Hill done from laybys. Very windy today - not easy to stay on top for long!the_adam29/03/2015
Good tracks from Layby at 029111, but endured cold wind and snow.GordonAdshead24/01/2015
Climbed with Martin Richardson from lay-by to the west then up canal horse track passed the air shafts to gain ridge after checking out the quarry first.Dugswell224/11/2014
Showed the Simon Armitage poem about snow in quarry to Dugswell.Martin R24/11/2014
Up from lay-by on A62. 1000th top and 600th English TumpBramley23/11/2014
Steeply up from minor road to south.Alan Caine09/11/2014
Ian Roberts fell racerichardsun09/03/2014
out with MIBAvidSockWearer15/06/2013
Big day of Pennine 400m tops. Started at 5am in Sheffield. 7am started up the 'nose' following Heritage Walk sign, under dreary scudding cloud = bleak but strangely appealing.Just a 15 min climb. Below ground lies the famous 5km long Standedge canal tunnel. Thomas Telford stepped in during construction to sort out badly aligned digging from opposite ends ( hence bends inside the tunnel). Deliberately built with no tow path ( cheaper) and so relied on leggers to walk the boats through the 5 km, who must have developed huge calf muscles,and probably bad backs. The later 3 rail tunnels cleverly used short cross tunnels to remove waste by the canal.Chris Pearson14/08/2011
From large Lay-by on A62 at SE 02906 11060.David Gradwell29/11/2009
I've climbed this hill loads of times as this is right near my house!emily01/01/2009