Public Transport based walk with David Bratley.
If you can get anywhere in the Peak Dirstrict that could be classed as a wild place, this walk covers it! Stunning wild scenery, hidden river valleys and views which have no man made structures in them.
But it's a tough walk, over two thirds are off path, no bail out points and no pubs during the walk.
Walk also includes an optional very short scramble about 7m of!
We will be moving at a good pace all day long averaging 3-4km/hr even through deep heather.
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.
07:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 07:48. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Return to Glossop
07:48: Train departs for the walk start at Glossop Station.
08:20: Walk starts at Glossop Station.
Return from Glossop Station. xx:09 and xx:39, until 7:39
Waypoints: Lower Shelf Stones, Higher Shelf Stones, River Westend, Horse stone, Shepherds Meeting Stones, Deaths Head stones, Barrow Stones, Grinah Stones, Wain Stones, Hern Stones.
Leader will meet at walk start.
Please ensure you bring plenty of liquid and food, this is an energy sapping walk, but well worth the effort.