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Greater Manchester Walking Festival 2017 - Strines to the Star (Inn).

Public Transport based walk with Aidan McGrath.

11.0 mi


This walk is being held as part of the 2017 Greater Manchester Walking Festival and therefore is being advertised to and is open to the general public

Linear walk from Strines Station to Glossop Station. The walk leaves the station and goes over the Mid Shires Way towards New Mills, through the village and down onto the Sett Valley Trail. We leave the trail at Birch Vale and join the Pennine Bridleway for the climb up to Lantern Pike. The walk then heads through Rowarth and onto Cown Edge and Whiteley Nab. We then descend into Glossop for refreshments at the Star Inn. 

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.

08:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 08:46. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

GM Rail Ranger £5.40.

08:46: Train departs for the walk start at Strines.

09:30: Walk starts at Strines.

Return from Glossop Station. xx:07, xx:37.

Waypoints: New Mills Golf Club, New Mills, Sett Valley Trail, Birch Vale, Lantern Pike, Rowarth, Cown Edge, Whiteley Nab, Charlestown.

13-5-2017 08:30 13-5-2017 20:00:00 Europe/London Greater Manchester Walking Festival 2017 - Strines to the Star (Inn). Strines MAD Walkers
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