The Cloud (Peak District)


The Cloud (Peak District)

Infobox Mountain
Name = The Cloud
Photo =
Caption =
Elevation = 343 m (1,125 ft)
Location = Cheshire, Staffordshire, ENG
Range = Peak District
Prominence = 170 m
Coordinates =
Topographic
OS "Landranger" 119
Easiest route =
Grid_ref_UK = SJ904636
Listing = Marilyn

The Cloud is a distinctive hill just outside of the boundaries of the Peak District national park. At convert|343|m|ft|0 in height, it is one of the tallest hills in the area. The Cloud lies just off the A523 road near the village of Bosley in South Cheshire, and offers excellent views over Congleton, Macclesfield and the Greater Manchester area. It is very popular with walkers.


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