Alderley edge bypass

There are a few farms along the route, farm animals to see and a surprising number of wildflowers.

Technical sheet
No. 11080165
A Wilmslow walk posted on 28/06/21 by Dennis Neil. Update : 28/06/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h55[?]
Distance Distance : 6.22mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 98ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 69ft
Highest point Highest point : 305ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 220ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Wilmslow
Starting point Starting point : N 53.313365° / W 2.23751°
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Description

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)

Waypoints :
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

Useful Information

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.

Visorando and this author cannot be held responsible in the case of accidents or problems occuring on this walk.

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