Congleton Lane to Catchpenny Pool

This is a lovely walk through woodland, along quiet roads and bridleways.

Technical sheet
No. 11169322
A Lower Withington walk posted on 01/07/21 by Dennis Neil. Update : 01/07/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h30[?]
Distance Distance : 5.28mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 66ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 66ft
Highest point Highest point : 299ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 236ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Lower Withington
Starting point Starting point : N 53.250366° / W 2.259384°
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Description

(D/A) Begin at the footpath towards Lapwing Lane off Congleton Lane at the T junction of Congleton Lane and Mill Lane.

(1) Turn right at Lapwing Lane and then turn left into Colt Hovel Wood. Continue to Privet Wood and then Whitecroft Heath Road.

(2) Turn right and then right again at the bend towards Dairy House Lane. Walk past Dingle Bank Quarry and turn right at Catchpenny Lane and then left towards Smith Green.

(3) Take the footpath on the left across fields to Whitecroft Heath Road.

(4) Turn right and continue along Whitecroft Heath road taking the fork left into Whisterfields Lane.

(5) Take the footpath left after Whisterfields House and follow the footpaths alongside Congleton Lane back to the start of the walk.(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 276ft - Congleton Lane
1 : mi 0.42 - alt. 279ft - Lapwing Lane
2 : mi 1.77 - alt. 259ft - Whitecroft Heath Road
3 : mi 2.47 - alt. 246ft - Footpath
4 : mi 3.4 - alt. 289ft - Whitecroft Heath Road
5 : mi 3.99 - alt. 285ft - Footpath
D/A : mi 5.28 - alt. 276ft - Congleton Lane

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