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Last of the Autumn/First of the Winter

Public Transport based walk with Ken Banks.

9.0 mi

400m

This is the same walk I did back in April; hopefully we'll catch the end of the Autumn Colours or if it rains a lot this week the first of the Winter ones. A low level walk with the ascent spread throughout the walk. This walk takes in a mixture of back lanes, bridleways and footpaths. We follow Pingots Lane out of Broadbottom up to Wathill, hop the A57, skirt Hollingworth round to Arnfield, through Tintwhistle, sweep round the top of Bottoms Resevoir then up over the hill to Glossop. All being well there will be a pub stop at the Bulls head in Tintwhistle and for those that don't have to rush off there will be the opportunity for a bit of socialising and a few drinks in Glossop at the Star Inn.

As I say it's mostly bridleway and track so not too boggy, that being said this is England and it is raining at lot at the moment so bring your waterproofs.

Walk Leader will meet at Walk Start in Broadbottom

 

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.

Suggested ticket:

Off Peak Return to Glossop £4.10.

09:48: Train departs for the walk start at Broadbottom Station.

10:10: Walk starts at Broadbottom Station.

Return from Glossop Station. ..08, ..38 till 19.38 when its ..38

Waypoints: Warhill, Coach Lane, Hollingworth Hall, Arnfield, Tintwhistle, Little Padfield, Old Glossop

Extra:

Please use the toilet on the train as there are none at Broadbottom station

23-11-2013 09:30 23-11-2013 20:00:00 Europe/London Last of the Autumn/First of the Winter Broadbottom Station MAD Walkers
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