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A short Peak District walk that explores the area around Three Shires Head where the counties of Cheshire, Derbyshire and Staffordshire meet. The route uses sections of old packhorse routes as well as footpaths.
A Peak District walk full of interest that visits Staffordshire, Cheshire and Derbyshire. The route is generally easy to follow and the highlights are the packhorse bridges at Three Shires Head, the quarries at Danebower and some excellent panoramas.
An accessible, easy and varied walk that crosses woods, fields and makes the most of the lovely Whitegate Way. Free parking at Whitegate station and a lovely coffee shop run by volunteers.
A short walk in the Cheshire sector of the Peak District National Park. Shutlingsloe is known as the Cheshire Matterhorn and offers some excellent views.
A route to the summit of the Cheshire Matterhorn and more!
This is a nice short walk offering wonderful views. The seasonal colour changes of the countryside make this Cheshire walk worth repeating during the year. The route starts from Disley and climbs onto Black Rocks offering some great views.
A route that takes in the delights of the countryside surrounding Lyme Park
A pleasant Peak District walk in the Staffordshire Moorlands. The route uses a mixture of paths, tracks and quiet country lanes to explore the area. For many, the highlight will be Three Shires Head with its packhorse bridge and waterfalls.
This Cheshire walk lies within the boundaries of the Peak District National Park and provides a pleasant excursion into this surprisingly beautiful part of Britain. The walk includes the viewpoint of Tegg's Nose and the trio of reservoirs in the valley.
This Peak District walk explores the quieter side of the Staffordshire Roaches visiting the rocky cleft of Lud's Church before exploring the moorland and woodland of Back Forest. The views into Cheshire are excellent. Route finding is fine provided you take care when descending from Roach End.
Taking in the industrial scenery of the River Weaver and its surrounding countryside.
This Cheshire walk starts from Disley and explores Lyme Park including Cage Hill. The route keeps to low level paths so is ideal for those cloudy days when the bigger hills are covered in mist.
The Cheshire sector of the Peak District National Park is often seen as uninteresting and this route goes some way to dispel this myth. The route does have a couple of lengthy steep ascents towards the end but effort is rewarded with excellent and varied landscapes. Conditions underfoot can be very wet after heavy rain so appropriate footwear is essential.
A Cheshire walk that explores the area around the Macclesfield Forest. The route includes Shutlingsloe, views towards Wildboarclough, the Cat & Fiddle and the Macclesfield Forest
This walk takes in Bollington Village, Macclesfield Canal and White Nancy along Kerridge Hill.
The Cheshire sector of the Peak District offers a great variety of walking and this route is no exception. The route includes a section of ridge walking with a lower level return through quiet countryside to complete the walk.
Lyme Park in Cheshire is popular with visitors yet this walk explores quiet paths and tracks to the south of the Country Park. Navigation is generally easy and the reward for your efforts are some fine views.
This circular walk offers some great views around Rossen Clough.
Lovely flat walk from Heyes Lane to Prestbury Road.
Great and flat walk from Mobberley to Mountpleasant Farm.
This interesting walk through Pownall Park takes in Carnival Fields and St. Olaf's Chapel which was built by the Boddington Family. Sadly, it is now just a ruin. Some of this route follows public footpaths through the Pownall Park area which are now are pretty much back alleys through the area.
This circular walk crosses greenbelt land at Handforth Dean which may soon be built on. This is a great shame as this area is pretty unspoiled.
Easy and flat walk from Wood Lane to Higherhouse Farm.
Great walk from Alderley Edge to Bradbury Lane and through The Wizard.
Lovely walk around the Wilmslow Golf Course from Chelford Road to Knutsford Road.
This is a lovely short walk through delightful woodland, quiet lanes and passes beautiful Brook House Farm.
Easy walk from Upcast Lane to Clay Lane and around Row-of-Trees.
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.
In spring there are delightful patches of bluebells along some paths.
Great circular walk from Nether Alderley to Hocker Lane.
A very pleasant walk at any time of the year, but particularly good in spring when the bluebells are out. This walk is a little steep up towards Clock House Woods. There are lovely views all along the route, beautiful woodlands and a small Lake as you enter the grounds of Hare Hill. Hare Hill has a colorful display of Rhododendrons in Spring and the walled gardens are well worth a visit. Hare Hill is a National Trust Property.
Walk from Moor Lane to Mobberley Golf Course passing through Nature Reserve.
Lindow Common is a very popular area and is well worth a visit in its own right. The common is crisscrossed by numerous footpaths and contains the Black Lake. It’s worthwhile exploring areas away from Black Lake where there are some small pools and expanses of heather. There is a lot of conservation work being carried out on the common which is designed to keep its open aspect and to protect wildlife and fauna. It is designated as a site of special scientific interest.
Beautiful walk from Fulshaw Cross to Alderley Golf Course.
Great walk from Stubby Lane to Chelford passing next to reservoirs.
Nice walk from Rainow and around Lamaload Reservoir.
Nice walk passing by The Cloud, Rushton Bank and Bridestones.
Lovely walk through forest and moorland from Trentabank to Shutlingsloe.
From Ridgegate to Tegg's Nose, this walk passes through small hills and forests.
Nice walk around Wilmslow and across the River Bollin.
Lovely walk from Ladybrook Valley to Lockgate Farm along Macclesfield Canal.
Nice walk from Brink Farm to Lyme Hall passing through small parks.
This is a lovely walk through woodland, along quiet roads and bridleways.
Flat walk from Cheshire Lounge Pub to Rostherne Church.
Great and flat walk from Smith Lane to Booths Mere.
This walk is along a number of quiet roads and footpaths.
Circular and flat walk from Noahs Ark Lane to Carter Lane.
Nice and flat walk from Mobberley to Paddockhill Lane.
Great walk from Castle Mill Lane to Kell House Farm.
This is a lovely walk up a gentle incline to Styperson Pool and above to Long Lane. There are good views towards Alderley Edge and Bollington.
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Macclesfield Forest and Wildboarclough
Mottram St. Andrew
Whitegate and Marton