Shining Tor and Lamaload Reservoir

Public Transport based walk with Sarah Peppiatt .

15.5 mi


A more challenging walk for this Saturday that will also pass through Bollington towards the end of the day for those who'd like to bail out and join in the social there.

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.

08:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 08:52. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

Wayfarer ticket: £10 at time of posting. Needs to be bought in advance from any GMPTE travel shop or manned station.

08:52: Train departs for the walk start at Buxton Train Station.

10:00: Walk starts at Buxton Train Station.

Return from Adlington Station. xx:27, final train 22:47

Waypoints: Buxton Station; Burbage Edge Trig Point: Goyt Valley; Shining Tor; Lamaload Reservoir; Snipes Farm; Tower Hill; White Nancy; Bollington; Macclesfield Canal; Adlington

Extra Info:

OS Map 24 and Ex 268. Please note this is a long walk for the time of year and you will need to be able to keep up a fairly brisk pace. A torch may not be a bad idea!

This walk is not suitable for cars as it uses two different railway lines.

Please also check on the transport arrangements closer to the time as timetables not yet fully confirmed for the New Year

28-1-2012 08:30 28-1-2012 20:00:00 Europe/London Shining Tor and Lamaload Reservoir Buxton Train Station MAD Walkers
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