From the Hare & Hounds walk down the hill on High Lane towards Simmondley Lane. Take the second road on the left, Green Lane. Walk along Green Lane until the end where the road turns into a wide track.
The Hare & Hounds pub was part of the original farming community with the adjacent farmhouse, barn and stables converted into houses. The date stone above the door reads 1784 and a "B" over "G & P" which relates to George & Peggy Booth, the first alehouse licensees.
The 4.5 acre pine tree plantation on Whitley Nab is 345m (1,132 ft) above sea level. The summit near Sitch Farm is about 380m (1,247 ft). Kinder Scout is the highest point in the Peak District at 636m (2,087 ft). According to OS Maps the gorse heathland is called Horse Clough.