Peak & Northern Footpaths Society (est.1894)

Walks Programme

This article is from Signpost 45, Winter 2014

NOTE: Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing and bring lunch. If you are travelling on public transport, please check rail/bus times before setting out. You are responsible for your own safety during the walk. PNFS walk leaders reserve the right to exclude anybody from the walk.

See also the complete current walks programme.


Wednesday 8th January
Leader: Bill Buckley (01457 855639)
Disley/Lyme Park/Bowstones circular - approx 6miles
Train from Piccadilly 10.52.
Start Disley Station 11.20.
Good paths, modest hills

Wednesday 12 February
Leader: John Broadbent (0161 449 7251)
Marple/Werneth Low circular via New Benfield Footbridge.
Train from Piccadilly 10.14
Start Marple station 10.40.
Modest ascents, 6 miles Fantastic views.

Wednesday 12 March
Leader: Colin Williams (0161 748 2147)
Newhey Circular - Approx. 6.5 miles and 1200 ft. ascent
Start Newhey Metrolink Station at 11.00

Wednesday 9 April
Leader: John Harker (01142 397629)
Romiley to Marple 7 miles approx. including Benfield Path 1000 ft ascent approx
Train from Piccadilly 10.45 or Sheffield 10.14
Start Romiley station at 11.15a.m.
Return from Marple


Wednesday 29 January
Leader David Brown (01633 733236)
Peak Forest to Buxton via Millers Dale
11 miles 1200 ft ascent
08.52 Man Picc to Whaley Bridge
09.45 190 bus to Peak Forest church.
Walk starts 10.15.

Wednesday 26 February
Leader Rosemary Fox (0161 9693423)
Edale to Hope linear via Lose Hill
10 miles 1500 ft ascent
08.45 Man Picc to Edale
Walk starts 09.35

Wednesday 26 March
Leader Alan Talbot(07714 826899)
Marsden circular
10 miles 2000ft ascent
09.27 Man Vic to Marsden or
09.11 Man Picc change Stalybridge for 09.42 to Marsden
Walk starts 10.05

Wednesday 30 April
‘Caves and Tors’
Leader David Hurrell (0114 288 6474)
Circular walk starts at 11.30 from Edale rail station
It is 10 miles with 2000ft ascent
Please bring lunch.

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