Public Transport based walk with Sarah Peppiatt.
A pretty walk over some of the less walked moorland near Bamford. Expect a little bit of off path, lots of rough moorland and several climbs and hopefully the heather will be out in full bloom by then!
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.
08:40: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 08:49. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Either return to Hathersage (£10.90) or if travelling in from the Greater Manchester area, a Wayfarer (£11).
08:49: Train departs for the walk start at Bamford Station.
09:45: Walk starts at Bamford Station.
Return from Hathersage Station. X:32 aiming for 18:32
Waypoints: Bamford Moor; Moscar House; Stanage Pole; Hathersage
No bail out points so please be prepared to do the whole walk at a reasonable pace & bring enough food/fluid for the whole day. The walk is mostly very exposed so proper equipment for the weather is essential.
OS Ex 1 map.