There are a few farms along the route, farm animals to see and a surprising number of wildflowers.
Calculated time is computed with the distance, the height difference, and an average speed of 2.2 mph. For an intermediate walker, this time includes small breaks.
You can start this linear walk from Nether Alderley or Wilmslow and it runs along the busy Alderley Edge Bypass and back.
(D/A) Follow Melrose Way until you reach a roundabout next to Congleton Road.
(1) At the roundabout, turn back and walk again along Melrose Way until you reach the departure point.(D/A)
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 240ft - Nether Alderley or Wilmslow
1 : mi 3.12 - alt. 305ft - Roudabout
D/A : mi 6.22 - alt. 240ft - Nether Alderley or Wilmslow
It is a very safe bicycling route as it has cycle lanes on both sides separated from the road. This route is very popular with locals who use it to walk, run and cycle along.
There are public footpaths off this route towards Alderley Edge, Warford, Chelford and Nether Alderley.
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Beautiful walk from Fulshaw Cross to Alderley Golf Course.
Nice walk around Wilmslow and across the River Bollin.
This pleasant walk takes in some less well known parts of Wilmslow and Alderley Edge. There are lots of horses along this route and some pleasant views of Alderley Edge and its big houses.
Lovely flat walk from Heyes Lane to Prestbury Road.
Easy walk from Upcast Lane to Clay Lane and around Row-of-Trees.
Lovely parts of the walk are with swathes of Bluebells along the steep banks down to the River Bollin in Spring.
Walk from Moor Lane to Mobberley Golf Course passing through Nature Reserve.
This is a short walk around Lindow Moss. The area became famous when Lindow Man was discovered by peat cutters in August 1984. The footpath skirts the edge of Lindow Moss where peat is still extracted. There is a Lindow Moss website here and you can find information about Lindow Man here. This route keeps to the public footpaths, but there are many unofficial routes across the moss.
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