Upcoming Walks



April to June 2019


Glossop Line, Saturday 13th April 2019
Top of the Moor to Swineshaw Reservoirs and Brushes Valley

An 11 mile strenuous walk with some steep ascents from Broadbottom led by Keith Povey

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

Route: Broadbottom Station, Goyt Valley Way, Swineshaw Reservoirs, Brushes Valley, Hollingworth Moor, Wild Bank Hill, Hobson’s Moor, Mottram Church, Broadbottom Station

Finishing at Broadbottom Station for the 16:27 / 16:57 to Manchester Piccadilly


Hope Valley Line, Saturday 27th April 2019
An Etherow Round

A 6 mile easy walk from Marple Station led by Keith Nicholls

Starting at 11:15 from Marple Station, catch the 10:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to Marple Station

Route: Marple Station, Etherow Country Park, Marple Station

Finishing at Marple Station for the 15:37 / 16:08 to Manchester Piccadilly


Buxton Line, Saturday 11th May 2019
Three Dales Circular

A 12 mile strenuous walk from Buxton led by Andy Wilkin

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

Route: Buxton Station, Woo Dale, Wye Dale, Deep Dale via Churn Hole, Midshires Way, Buxton Station

Finishing at Buxton Station for the 16:00 / 16:36 to Manchester Piccadilly


Hope Valley Line, Saturday 25th May 2019
A Kinder Round

A 12 mile strenuous walk with some steep ascents from Edale led by David Ross

Starting at 9:50 from Edale Station, catch the 08:49 from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale Station or the 09:14 from Sheffield

Route: Edale Station, Ringing Roger, “Seven Minute Crossing”, Seal Edge, Fairbrook, Kinder Gates, Kinder Downfall, Kinder Low, Crowden Tower, Grindslow Knoll, Edale Station

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


Glossop Line, Saturday 8th June 2019
Hadfield Circular – Hadfield Art Show.
This event is in support of the Friends of Hadfield Station and walkers are welcome to visit the Art Show located next to the station at the end of the walk

A 9 mile easy, mostly flat walk from Hadfield led by Andy Wilkin

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

Route: Hadfield Station, Longendale Trail, Woodhead Dam, Crowden, Hadfield Station

Finishing at Hadfield Station for the 15:10 / 15:40 to Manchester Piccadilly


Hope Valley Line, Saturday 22nd June 2019
Grindleford to Hathersage 125
This walk is part of the 125th anniversary celebrations of the Hope Valley Line.

An 11 mile strenuous walk from Grindleford 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, Froggatt Edge, White Edge, Longshaw Estate, Stanage Edge, North Lees, Hathersage Station.

Finishing at Grindleford Station for the 16:32 to Manchester Piccadilly or 16:45 to Sheffield