Public Transport based walk with Stu Edwards.
A linear walk along a ridge of Gritstone hills in the middle of the beautiful Cheshire Plain. Stroll along canals, meet the Old Man of Mow and even explore a castle!! Marvel at the stunning views along the way and quench your thirst with your favourite tipple at a traditional Cheshire 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.
09:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 09:48. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Return to Kidsgrove £11.40. Two people can get a Duo for £17.10.
09:48: Train departs for the walk start at Congleton Station.
10:25: Walk starts at Congleton Station.
Return from Kidsgrove Station. 16:05 (Direct) 16:32 (Change at Stoke) 16:45 (Change at Crewe) 17:05 (Direct) 17:32 (Change at Stoke)
Waypoints: Macclesfield Canal, Biddulph Valley Way, Nick i' th' Hill, Mow Cop Castle, Hall Green and Kidsgrove.
Toilets available on the train and at Congleton and Kidsgrove Stations.