- From the car park head down to the path that skirts the waters edge and head to the right follow that path all the way to the end.
- It then joins another path, take this to the left.
- Follow the path round, continuing to bear to the left.
- This path will begin to take you away from the reservoir, look for a path on the left and take it.
- Continue on this path until you cross Thickwoods Brook, after which you need to stay on the leftmost path.
- Follow it around the waters edge and then away from the water as it takes a sharp right and leads you on to Joseph Lane.
- Walk along Joseph Lane then take a left onto Midhope Cliff Lane
- Take a left immediately after the bridge on Midhope Cliff Lane to head back onto the footpath which takes you back to the car park.