Saturday 11th Nov. Walk A details

Location: 3 Shires Head near Gradbach


Leader  Steve Topson
Depart Time Stretford  9:00
Travel Time  1 hour
Grade  Moderate
Distance 9 mile 
Postcode  SK17 0SU
Grid Ref  SJ998-662
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Brief Des
 The walk visits three counties - Staffordshire, Cheshire and Derbyshire - and offers an interesting walk in this fairly remote part of the Peak District. The walk starts from the small car park near Gradbach and meanders near the River Dane, passes the Three Shires Head and goes across some open moorland. The Gradbach Mill cafe stays open until 4pm so we should be back in time for a cake if you fancy.   


Saturday 11th Nov - walk B details

Location: Capesthorne

Leader  Ruth Wain
Depart Time Stretford  9:00
Travel Time 35 minutes 
Grade Easy 
Distance 8 mile 
The car park is at the southern end of Redes Mere. Post code SK11-9PR
Grid Ref  SJ 847-712
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Brief Description  
An easy walk through the fertile farmland of this part of the country. Grassy meadows, quiet woodland, ponds and meres rich in wildfowl, a beautiful church and a chance to see the splendid Jacobean-style Capesthorne Hall will make it an enjoyable day out. 




















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