Public Transport based walk with Niall MacLennan & Aidan McGrath.
Coming out of Mossley Station we take the Tame Valley Way up to Alphin Pike and complete the ascent for the day. Up top its a ridge walk via Chew Reservoir to the aforementioned Dovestones. We desend to Greenfield via the Dovestones Reservoir forest trail. Please note there is no car parks or suitable parking at either train station.
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.
09:45: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 09:57. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
GM Off Peak Rail Ranger £5.90
09:57: Train departs for the walk start at Mossley Station.
10:20: Walk starts at Mossley Station.
Return from Greenfield Station. 17:36, 18:37, 19:36