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Buxton to Whalley Bridge

Public Transport based walk with Phil Walters.

9.0 mi

250m

A walk from Buxton across the moors to the Goyt Valley and then following the Fernilee reservoir and the midshire way into Whaley Bridge.

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 09:47. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

Off-peak day return to Buxton: £9.20. A Duo ticket for two adults is also available for £13.80. However, if you need to catch the tram or bus to get to Piccadilly, a £10 Wayfarer ticket would probably be better value depending on your travel costs.

09:47: Train departs for the walk start at Buxton Train Station.

11:00: Walk starts at Buxton Train Station.

Return from Whaley Bridge Station. xx:44

Waypoints: Buxton station, Cavendish golf course, Watford Farm, The Beet, Wild Moor, Erwood Reservoir, Fernilee Reservoir, Madscar Farm, Midshire Way, Glebe Farm, Reddish Farm, Toddbrook Reservoir, Whaley Bridge

Extras:

Parts of this walk cross the moors above Buxton. These footpaths can be muddy. Gaiters are advised.
This is a linear walk. If travelling by car, the return service from Whaley Bridge to Buxton leaves at xx.31, or alternatively park in Whaley Bridge and catch the 10:32 to Buxton, £4.80 single.

26-2-2012 09:30 26-2-2012 20:00:00 Europe/London Buxton to Whalley Bridge Buxton Train Station MAD Walkers
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