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The Pursuit of Hoppyness

Public Transport based walk with Alan Beeby.

12.0 mi


A lovely walk that quickly passes the Toddbrook reservoir before heading along the river Goyt to Fernilee and Erwood reservoir. After a brief stop at a waterfall we will ascend close to the Shining Tor where we will be making a stop at the Cat and Fiddle, England’s second highest pub. We will then make our way to Buxton.

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 09:52. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

off peak return £9.60, Duo ticket £14.40 (1 full paying adult, second adult half price)

09:52: Train departs for the walk start at Whaley Bridge Station.

10:40: Walk starts at Whaley Bridge Station.

Return from Buxton Train Station. 16.29, 17.29, 18.29

Waypoints: Toddbrook Reservoir, Reddish Farm, Glebe Farm, River Goyt, Fernile Reservoir, Errwood Reservoir, Cat & Fiddle Pub, Raven low flat, Buxton

Car Driver:

Anyone driving by car will have to park at the Whaley Bridge Station. When arriving at Buxton they will need to buy a single ticket Buxton to Whaley Bridge at £5.

13-7-2013 09:30 13-7-2013 20:00:00 Europe/London The Pursuit of Hoppyness Whaley Bridge Station MAD Walkers
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