Public Transport based walk with Jonny Franklin.
There is a climb up chinley Churn to begin with a descent down to Peep O Day and into Hayfield; there is another climb up Middle Moor and down to Little Hayfield with another ascent up Lantern Pike; where the lunch stop is. The walk continues through fields and farms to Rowarth and down into the Sett Valley at Thornsett with a rise up onto the moors before leading down Shedyard Clough onto a lane into Furness Vale. Could be muddy please bring appropriate gear. There will be plenty of rest stops too. Pub stop at end
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.
09:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 09:49. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
09:49: Train departs for the walk start at Chinley Railway Station.
10:30: Walk starts at Chinley Railway Station.
Return from Furness Vale Station. 16:49 17:46
Waypoints: Chinley Churn, Peep O Day, Hayfield, Middle Moor, Little Hayfield, Lantern Pike, Rowarth, Aspernshaw Hall, Thornsett, Shedyard Clough, Furness Vale