Public Transport based walk with Sarah Peppiatt.
The first of our ten year/ten marathons set, this walk visits five trigs on the Bleaklow and Kinder moorland. Expect lots of ascent, some off path bits and probably a fair bit of bog.
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 £4.20
07:48: Train departs for the walk start at Glossop Station.
08:20: Walk starts at Glossop Station.
Return from Glossop Station. X:09 and X;39 until 20:39, aiming for 19:39
Waypoints: Cock Hill; Birchen Hat; 590; 624; Harry Hut
There are no easy bailout points so please be sure you can do the whole walk at a reasonable pace.
There isn't anywhere to pick up extra supplies either, so make sure you have plenty of food/water for the whole day, and appropriate clothing.
OS Map OL 1