Ladybower (Derbyshire) (mountain biking) Route Details

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Introduction

Ladybower Reservoir is a large Y-shaped reservoir, the lowest of three in the Upper Derwent Valley in Derbyshire, England. The River Ashop flows into the reservoir from the west; the River Derwent flows south, initially through Howden Reservoir, then Derwent Reservoir, and finally through Ladybower Reservoir. Its longest dimension is just over 3 miles, and at the time of construction it was the largest reservoir in Britain. The area is now a popular tourist location, with the Fairholmes visitors' centre located at the northern tip of Ladybower

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