Upcoming Walks



July to September 2018


Hope Valley, Saturday 7th July 2018
New Mills to Edale. A full day summer route with foxgloves in flower and wonderful views

A 13.5 mile strenuous walk from New Mills Central Station led by guest walk leader Jane Bailey, assisted by Paul Senkans.

Starting at 9:30 from New Mills Central Station, catch the 08:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to New Mills Central Station, or the 08:13 from Sheffield.

Route: New Mills Central Station, Sett Valley Trail, Hayfield, Snake Path, White Brow, William Clough, Ashop Head, Kinder Downfall, Edale Rocks, Jacob’s Ladder, Upper Booth, Edale Station.

Finishing at Edale Station for the 16:47 or 17:47 to Manchester ​Piccadilly, or 16:32 or 17:34 to Sheffield.


Buxton Line, Saturday 21st July 2018
Chapel-en-le-Frith to Buxton "Edge to Edge of the Moss"

A 7.5 mile moderate walk, with a one mile long climb from Chapel station led by Karen Todd. Well worth the effort for views of Chinley Churn, Cats Tor, Shining Tor and Lord's Seat.

Starting at 10:15 from Chapel-en-le-Frith Station, catch the 09:11 from Manchester Piccadilly, or the 09:34 from Buxton to Chapel-en-le-Frith.

Route: Chapel Station, Castle Naze, Coombs Moss Edges, Corbar Cross, Corbar Wood, Buxton Station.

Please Note: No Dogs allowed due to access land restriction.

Finishing at Buxton Station for the 16:00 or 16:56 train to Manchester Piccadilly.


Hope Valley, Saturday 4th August 2018
Grindleford Circular

An 11 mile strenuous walk from Grindleford Station led by Elaine Hawthorne.

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

Route: Grindleford Station, Haywood, Froggatt Edge, White Edge, Barbrook Reservoir, Moss Road, Longshaw Lodge, Burbage Brook, Grindleford Station.

Returning to Grindleford Station for the 16:29 or 17:29 to Manchester ​Piccadilly, or the 16:49 to Sheffield.


Buxton Line, Saturday 18th August 2018
Buxton Dales Circular

An 11 mile moderate / strenuous walk from Buxton Station led by Andy Wilkin.

Starting at 10:00 from Buxton Station, catch the 08:47 from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton.

Route: Buxton Station, Solomon's Temple, Staker Hill, Brierlow Bar, Black Dale, Deep Dale, Midshires Way, Buxton Station.

Returning to Buxton Station for the 16:30 or 17:00 to Manchester Piccadilly.


Glossop Line, Saturday 1st September 2018
Glossop Circular. Bleaklow’s best views & two of the area’s biggest aircraft wreck sites

A 13 mile strenuous walk from Glossop Station led by David Ross.

Starting at 9:45 from Glossop Station, catch the 08:59 from Manchester Piccadilly to Glossop Station.

Route: Glossop Station, Old Glossop, Doctor’s Gate, Crooked Clough, Higher Shelf Stones, Herne Clough, Pennine Way, Snake Summit, Mill Hill, Bray Clough, Glossop Station.

Returning to Glossop Station for the 16:48 or 17:18 to Manchester Piccadilly.


Buxton Line, Saturday 15th September 2018
Disley to Middlewood

A 6 mile easy walk from Disley Station led by Keith Nicholls.

Starting at 10:00 from Disley Station, catch the 09:11 from Manchester Piccadilly to Disley Station.

Route: Disley Station, Parkgate, Platt Wood Farm, Higher Poynton, Macclesfield Canal, Middlewood, Middlewood Station

Finishing at Middlewood Station for the 16:30 to Manchester Piccadilly, or the 16:17 to Buxton