Upcoming Walks



December 2018 to March 2019


Buxton Line, Sunday 16th December 2018, changed from Saturday 15th December due to RMT action
Buxton Circular - Christmas Walk

An 8.5 mile moderate walk from Buxton Station led by Andy Wilkin. Please Note: No Dogs are allowed on this walk, due to bird conservation measures

Starting at 10:00 from Buxton Station, catch the 08:50 from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton Station

Route: Buxton Station, Midshires Way, Dene Valley Way, Axe Edge Moor, Turncliff, Buxton Station

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


Hope Valley Line, Saturday 5th January 2019
"Start the New Year in Hope"

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

Starting at 10:00 from Hope Station, catch the 08:49 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 16:40 to Manchester Piccadilly, or the 16:38 to Sheffield


Glossop Line, Saturday 19th January 2019,
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 15:57 / 16:27 to Manchester Piccadilly


Buxton Line, Saturday 2nd February 2019
Whaley Bridge to Buxton

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

Starting at 10:00 from Whaley Bridge Station, catch the 09:11 from Manchester Piccadilly to Whaley Bridge or the 09:34 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 16:00 / 16:36 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