Newtown to Disley via Black Hill

Public Transport based walk with John Ireland.

3.6 mi


Walk Leader joining at Stockport.

A brisk linear walk from Newtown to Disley via Black Hill and back along the Gritstone Trail, with a bit of climbing involved to hopefully get a panoramic view of the sunset over Manchester with views of both Kinder Scout and Lyme Park along the way.

Meet & Travel arrangements - Public Transport

We’ll use public transport from Manchester to travel to and return from the walk start/end.
Itinerary is below - click station links for map and further information.

18:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 18:49. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

18:49: Train departs for the walk start at New Mills Newtown Station.

19:20: Walk starts at New Mills Newtown Station.

Return from Disley Station.

Waypoints: Moorwood Farm, Redmoor Farm, Longside Cottage, Black Hill, Bolder Hall, Gritstone Trail, Disley


Drinks at the Dandy Cock, Disley after the walk.

Train stops at Stockport at 19:01

If driving, leave car at Disley Station - train calls at 19:19

Torch advisable for last parts of walk, also some fields will have livestock and horses in them.

17-8-2016 18:30 17-8-2016 20:00:00 Europe/London Newtown to Disley via Black Hill New Mills Newtown Station MAD Walkers
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