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Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park, normally at 10:00 am unless otherwise stated

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        An asterisk ( * ) denotes a change to the original walks programme      
Date   Meeting time  

 Area and brief details of the walk

Miles

  Grade

Leader


 

Sunday 6th Jan

  10.00am   Tatton Park

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

6 Easy

Janet Dyer


 

 

Sunday 20th Jan

 

 

10.00am

   Langley and Macclesfield Forest.

After parking by Teggs Nose Reservoir we walk up to Clough House and then up Hacked Lane Way to Dimples Farmhouse. A path takes us to Forest Chapel and then along the forest track and down to Ridgegate Reservoir, we then join the Gritstone Trail for the walk back to the start. A walk of almost 7 miles with a few hilly bits but mainly good paths and tracks.

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

7 Moderate David Preston

 

Sunday Feb 3rd

  10:00am   Bollington

The walk will start from Adlington Road car park in Bollington and will be a flat easy easy route of approx 6 miles. lt will be muddy and boggy in parts so be prepared! We will be heading towards Adlington School on Roundy Lane, then Harrop Green Farm,Whiteley Green and  Lowerhouses before arriving back back to  car park.

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

6 Easy Monica Hough

 

 

Sunday 17th  Feb

  10.00am

 

Hayfield and Kinder Reservoir

The walk will start from Hayfield village and will be a moderate walk of about 7 miles. There are some uphill parts but nothing too strenuous.  

 From the centre of Hayfield village we will follow the river towards Bowden Bridge where we can stop for coffee. We will then go along the path towards Hill Houses, Farlands and on to Kinder Head. The path takes us around the North East end of the reservoir, where we can stop for lunch. We will then take the path up to White Brow and pick up the Snake Path which takes us back to Hayfield village.

 Hopefully we can park on Market Street, Fairy Bank Road or Wood Lane. Failing that there is a pay car park.

 Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

7 Moderate Chris Ratcliffe

 

 

Sunday 3rd Mar

 

 

10:00am

 

Poynton

An easy/moderate walk of about six miles, mainly on grassy paths and tracks, with a couple of gentle inclines and one steeper descent.

Starting from Poynton Park we will walk eastwards via Prince's Wood then across the Middlewood Way and the canal to reach Middlecale Farm.  From there we'll make our way northwards to Norbury Hollow and return past Towers Farm and the length of Poynton Lake.

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

6 Easy/Moderate     Janet Dyer

 

Sunday 17th Mar

  10.00am  

Chapel en le Frith

This 6.5mile walk, with a few hills, is via 5 Halls in Chapel. Parking at Thornbrook car park we leave from the Market Place to cross the A6 bypass to walk up to Bowden Hall. From there we head to Malcoff & Ford Hall. The route takes us then up to Old Slack Hall and Stoneyford back to Chapel where we have to cross the A6 bypass again and walk along the road for a short distance to head back to Chapel via High Leigh.

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

6.5 Moderate Sue Vernon

NEXT WALK

Sunday 31st Mar

10.00am

Rainow

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

6 Easy Peter Cliffe

 

Sunday 14th Apr

  10.00am

 

 

Styal

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

7 Moderate David Preston

Wednesday 17th Apr

 

7.30pm

 

Annual General Meeting

  at 158 Park Tavern, Park Lane Macclesfield SK11 6UB

     

 

Sunday 28th Apr

 

  10.00am  

Longnor

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am

7 Moderate Wendy Morgan

Sunday 12th May   10.00am   Gawsworth

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am

7 Moderate Maureen Wood

 

Sunday 26th May

  10.00am   Strines and Lyme Park

 

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

7 Moderate Chris Ratcliffe

 

Sunday 9th Jun

  10.00am  

To be arranged.

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

     

 

Sunday 23rd Jun

  10.00am  

To be arranged

 

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station Car Park  at 10:00am.

     

               

             

               
     

 

 

 
               

 

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