The 'Rising Sun' Mossley circular

Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Siobhán Burke with Bronte the dog.

4.3 mi


Walk leader to meet at walk start

As the name suggests, the basis of this walk is to take in the delights of Mossley, which mainly consists of the wonderful views out to the pennines. And there's no better place to experience these views than the Rising Sun pub in Top Mossley. So, we'll out from the station and cross Scout Bridge and end out along the Huddersfield canal, before joining the bridle path. We come out at the Royal George pub at the boundary with Greenfield before crossing the valley and heading uphill to the Rising Sun. If we're quick, you might be in time to order one of their delicious home-made pizzas.

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.

18:45: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 18:57. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

18:57: Train departs for the walk start at Mossley Station.

19:20: Walk starts at Mossley Station.

Return from Mossley Station.

Waypoints: Scout Bridge, Well-i-hole Road, Rising Sun pub


Swap at Stalybridge to get a train to Piccadilly instead of Victoria. Trains leave from Stalybridge at 50 minutes past the hour.

11-8-2016 18:45 11-8-2016 20:00:00 Europe/London The 'Rising Sun' Mossley circular Mossley Station MAD Walkers
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