Public Transport based walk with Aidan McGrath.
Nice Saturday morning stroll from Marple to Broadbottom.
N.B. 1: Sensible footwear please, some of the sections are very muddy.
N.B. 2: No dogs please as there is livestock in the fields, I was accosted by a herd of inquisitive Jersey cows on the recce.
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.
09:35: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 09:49. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
GM Rail Ranger £6.40
09:49: Train departs for the walk start at Marple Station.
10:20: Walk starts at Marple Station.
Return from Broadbottom Station. 15:15, 15:45, 16:15, 16:45.... Last Train 21:45.
Waypoints: Brabyns Park, Etherow Country Park, Hyde Cenotaph, Idle Hill, Back Wood, Tom Wood, Church of the Immaculate Conception.