Brink Farm to Lyme Hall

Nice walk from Brink Farm to Lyme Hall passing through small parks.

Technical sheet
No. 11169673
A Lyme Handley walk posted on 01/07/21 by Dennis Neil. Update : 01/07/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 3h45[?]
Distance Distance : 6.51mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 853ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 853ft
Highest point Highest point : 1335ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 614ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Area Area : Peak District
Location Location : Lyme Handley
Starting point Starting point : N 53.309634° / W 2.046578°
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Description

(D/A) Start on the Gritstone Trail near Brink Farm. Continue along the track to Bowstonegate enjoying some spectacular views.

(1) Turn left down the hill to Lyme Park. If you wish, once in Lyme Park, take a small detour to see the house and grounds.

(2) Turn left along the road until reaching Knote car park. Go through the gate and follow the track through Hase Bank Wood and exit onto Shrigley Road.

(3) Turn left and then left again directly after the Methodist Church and continue up a steep footpath to Moorside Lane.

(4) Turn right and then left just past Keeper's Cottage and continue up the hill until reaching the Gritstone Trail again.

(5) Turn right and back to the start of the walk. This is quite a strenuous climb.(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 1188ft - Brink Farm
1 : mi 1.35 - alt. 1276ft - Down the hill
2 : mi 2.42 - alt. 791ft - Road
3 : mi 3.65 - alt. 643ft - Shrigley Road
4 : mi 4.4 - alt. 942ft - Moorside Lane
5 : mi 5.61 - alt. 1286ft - Keeper's Cottage
D/A : mi 6.51 - alt. 1188ft - Brink Farm

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