Public Transport based walk with Aidan McGrath.
A walk from Hadfield through Crowden onto a tough ascent up a section of the Pennine Way to Black Chew Head. We then head over Saddleworth Moor to Chew Reservoir, then a descend to Dovestone Reservoir along to Greenfield village via Chew Brook to the end of the walk at Greenfield Station.
*Gaiters and waterproofs recommended*
*A walking pole/stick for the descents/ascents could be beneficial*
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 08:46. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Rail Ranger £5.40.
08:46: Train departs for the walk start at Hadfield Station.
09:30: Walk starts at Hadfield Station.
Return from Greenfield Station. x:36 to Manchester Victoria.
Waypoints: Hadfield Station, Pennine Way, Laddow Rocks, Black Chew Head, Chew Reservoir, Dovestone Reservoir, Chew Brook, Greenfield Station.