Upcoming Walks



January to March 2019


Hope Valley Line, Sunday 6th January 2019, changed from Saturday 5th January due to RMT action
"Start the New Year in Hope"

A 8.5 mile moderate / strenuous walk from Hope Station led by Andy Wilkin

Starting at 9:45 from Hope Station, catch the 08:45 from Manchester Piccadilly to Hope, or the 09:14 from Sheffield

Route: Hope Station, Yorkshire Bridge, New Barn, Wooler Knoll, Aston, Hope Station

Finishing at Hope Station for the 15:36 / 16:36 to Manchester Piccadilly, or the 15:36 / 16:36 to Sheffield


Glossop Line, Sunday 20th January 2019, changed from Saturday 19th January due to RMT action
Hollywood & Cown Edge

An 11 mile moderate walk from Broadbottom Station led by Keith Povey

Starting at 10:00 from Broadbottom Station catch the 09:29 from Manchester Piccadilly to Broadbottom

Route: Broadbottom Station, Etherow Valley, Higher Woodseats Farm, Brookbottom, Upper Bradshaw Farm, Cown Edge, Higher Gamesley, Broadbottom Station

Finishing at Broadbottom Station for the 15:56 / 16:26 to Manchester Piccadilly


Buxton Line, Sunday 3rd February 2019, changed from Saturday 2nd February due to RMT action
Whaley Bridge to Buxton

An 11 mile strenuous walk from Whaley Bridge Station led by Elaine Hawthorne

Starting at 9:45 from Whaley Bridge Station, catch the 08:50 from Manchester Piccadilly to Whaley Bridge or the 08:56 from Buxton

Route: Whaley Bridge Station, Toddbrook Reservoir, Walker Brow, Windgather Rocks, Foxlow Edge, Errwood Hall, Goytsclough Quarry, Berry Clough, Burbage Edge, Buxton Station

Finishing at Buxton Station for the 15:58 / 16:58 to Manchester Piccadilly


Hope Valley Line, Saturday 16th February 2019
Hathersage Circular

An 10 mile moderate walk from Hathersage Station led by Mike Pell

Starting at 10:00 from Hathersage Station, catch the 08:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to Hathersage Station or the 09:14 from Sheffield

Route: Hathersage Station, Derwent Valley Way, Padley Gorge, Longshaw Estate, Burbage Edge, Burbage Bridge, High Lees, Hathersage Station

Finishing at Hathersage Station for the 15:32 / 16:32 to Manchester Piccadilly or the 15:45 / 16:45 to Sheffield


Hope Line, Saturday 2nd March 2019
The Great Ridge and Beyond

An 8.5 mile moderate / strenuous walk from Edale Station led by David Ross

Starting at 10:00 from Edale Station, catch the 08:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale Station or the 09:14 from Sheffield

Route: Edale Station, Hollins Cross, Lose Hill, Edale End, Backside Wood, Rowland Cote, Ollerbrook, Edale Station

Finishing at Edale Station for the 15:47 / 16:47 to Manchester Piccadilly or the 16:32 to Sheffield


Hope Line, Saturday 16th March 2019
Marple to Chinley "Late Winter Canal Walk"

An 8.5 mile easy / moderate walk from Marple Station led by Paul Senkans

Starting at 10:30 from Marple Station, catch the 09:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to Marple Station or the 09:14 from Sheffield

Route: Marple Station, Peak Forest Canal, Strines, Disley, New Mills Newtown, Furness Vale, Buxworth Basin, Chinley Station

Finishing at Chinley Station for the 14:55 / 15:55 to Manchester Piccadilly or 15:23 / 16:23 to Sheffield