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The Long and the Short of it: Part 3

Public Transport based walk with Sarah Peppiatt.

6.5 mi


A pleasant evening stroll from Marsden to Greenfield: beginning with a climb out of Marsden to Brun Clough Reservoir, before dropping down to the canal for a few miles of canal side walking, making the most of the long evening.

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.

17:15: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 17:27. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

Return to Marsden £9.60

17:27: Train departs for the walk start at Marsden Station.

18:00: Walk starts at Marsden Station.

Return from Greenfield Station. X:36 aiming for 21:36

Waypoints: Brun Clough Reservoir; Diggle; Huddersfield canal

Extra Note:

Leader meeting at walk start: this is part 3 of the day's walking so if the leader is late please wait!

If you're intending to do walks 2 and 3, you only need a return to Greenfield (£4.20), total mileage 16.5 miles, 700ish metes of ascent.

If you're intending to do all 3 walks again you only need a return to greenfield. 29.5 miles walking (but a nice gentle 6 miles to end!) and 1600 metres ascent approx.

OS Map: OL1

21-6-2014 17:15 21-6-2014 20:00:00 Europe/London The Long and the Short of it: Part 3 Marsden Station MAD Walkers
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