Public Transport based walk with Aidan McGrath.
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 a suitable hostelry.
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.
08:35: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 08:49. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
GM Rail Ranger £5.90
08:49: Train departs for the walk start at Strines.
09:20: 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.