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Greenfield to Broadstone Hill Circular

Public Transport based walk with Aidan McGrath.

9.5 mi

300m

The walk starts from Greenfield Station through the village to Dovestone Reservoir. We then head up through the woods onto a section of the Oldham Way and up to the Obelisk above Greenfield. We then head South towards Aldermans Hill then we swing North towards Dick Hill and Sugar Loaf. The walk then proceeds over Saddleworth Moor to Sykes Pillar at Broadstone Hill. From there its a descent towards Uppermill where we join the Pennine Bridleway and Tame Valley way for the walk back to Greenfield and the inevitable pub stop.

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.

08:40: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 08:57. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

08:57: Train departs for the walk start at Greenfield Station.

09:25: Walk starts at Greenfield Station.

Return from Greenfield Station.

Waypoints: Dovestone Reservoir, Aldermans Brow, Brockley Moor, Obelisk, Aldermans Hill, Dick Hill, Sugar Loaf, Sykes Pillar/Broadstone Hill, Uppermill, Pennine Bridleway, Tame Valley Way, Pub.

6-8-2016 08:40 6-8-2016 20:00:00 Europe/London Greenfield to Broadstone Hill Circular Greenfield Station MAD Walkers
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