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Saturday 19th Aug - walk A details

 

Location: West Pennine Moors

 

Leader

Alan Talbot

Depart Time Stretford

9.00am

Travel Time

40 mins

Grade

Hard/Moderate

Distance

11 miles

Map

 

Postcode

Batridge Road  BL7 0NF

Grid Ref

 SD721 172

Approx Ascent

1500 ft

Brief Description

 

The walk goes west along reservoir edge and crosses Turton Moor to join Witton Weavers Way turning south past Catherine Edge and Longworth Moor to cross A666 at Dimple and onto Turton Heights turning south to the trig (329m) at Cheetham Close. returning east and then north to the start 

 

 

 Saturday 19th Aug Walk B Details

 Location: Nether Alderley

 

 

 Leader  Ruth Wain
 Depart Time  Stretford  9.00am
 Grade  Moderate
 Distance  7.5 miles
 Grid Ref  
 Ascent  N/A
 Postcode  SK10 4UB
 Travel Time  30 mins
 Brief Description
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Alderley Edge, with a bonnet of trees and abundance of footpaths, is the starting point. Beside the Edge with its Extensive vistas, the area boasts historical mining remains stretching back to the Bronze Age, ancient legends, attractive countryside and the lovely gardens of Hare Hill, (National Trust) fine houses at Nether Alderley. All of these combine to create an outstanding walk.

   
   
   
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