Manchester Pedestrian Club
Saturday Walking Around Greater Manchester
The walks calendar might occasionally be changed. Members receive full details of the walks, so this list may be used as an at-a-glance reminder. Non-members ('guests') are welcome see below for how to join a walk.
Given are the walk number and date, the name of the walk, its location in relation to Manchester, the grade of the A walk and the starting time and location. The C walk is shorter (usually 5-6 miles), and less strenuous.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Where starting times and places are given, these are provisional, and may be subject to change. In order to be informed of any changes, please contact Hon. Secretary. In most walks, lunch is usually carried.
|Walk||Date||Name||Location||Grade of 'A' walk||Start time, location|
For the first three months, all walks were cancelled because of Covid-19 lockdown.
Walks in April 2021 were organised on an ad-hoc basis.
Please see Walks in 2021 for a report on walks so far.
As soon as walks have been planned, they will appear here.
|18th September||Saddleworth||John Grieve||7 miles over moor||Brun Clough Resv Car Park, 10.30 am,|
|25th September||Hayfield||(a) John Grieve, (b) John Procter||7, 4 miles||Royal Hotel, Hayfield. |
(a) 11:30 am, Chapel Lane, Meadows Fm, Ridge Top, TV mast, gate, fingerpost, big stones, Hills Fm, Peep of the Day Fm, Pennine Bridleway.
(b) 12 noon, via a Cafe stop
|2 October 2021||Roaches||Ron Cooper||?8 miles||Postponed by bad weather :-( |
|9 October 2021||Whaley Bridge||(a) John Grieve, (b) John Procter||7, 4? miles||Up the road to a Peak and Northern Footpaths Society
signpost and a track leading to above the reservoir, then dropping down to
the Beehive Inn at Coombs, back via Coombs reservoir. |
|(a) John Grieve, (b) John Procter||miles|
|23 October 2021||Roaches||(a) Ron Cooper,
(b) John Procter
|(a) 8 miles
(b) 6 miles
| From Gradback Car Park 10:00 am:
(a) Route: Gradbach CP, Footbridge (991658), Lud's Church, Bearstone Rock (lunch?), SH505 (001639), Hanging Stone, Park House, Snipe, Danebridge (Brewery optional), Back Dane, Gradbach CP. |
(b) to Danebridge an back.
Full list of MPC walks is available on separate page.
It is a condition of joining a walk that participants understand and agree to abide by the rules for walks contained on the page, Walking with the MPC.
Original template created by A. Basden November 2019. Last update: 5 October 2021
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