Walking in Greater Manchester

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  1. A beautiful and calm woodland walk around mill ponds, rivers and streams with colourful views of the Goyt Valley.

  2. In some ways a historic trail around Ramsbottom; this circular walk reveals the rich character and close relationship between landscape and community. This walk can be combined with a trip on the restored East Lancashire Steam Railway.

  3. Add England's Great Walking Trails - Hadrian’s Wall Path: Tynemouth to Bowness on Solway to your Itinerary

    This itinerary explores the most extensive Roman remains in the world, walking from coast to coast across the dramatic landscapes of northern England. Visiting roman forts, temples and lonely watchtowers with breath-taking views across the rugged...

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  4. A fairly demanding, but very pleasant walk, taking in lanes and field paths through attractive moorland edge scenery. The northern most part of the route is occasionally closed for military training purposes, so you may wish to ring 01204 882991 to...

  5. This (sometimes strenuous) circular walk gives you everything; spectacular views woodland, riverside rambling and heritage. Have a rest when you reach Peel Tower to catch your breath and admire views across Manchester and the North West. (Please...

  6. Discover Hollingworth Lake and Littleborough with this delightful 5 mile walk. With scenic views over the Pennines this circular route takes in some of the best countryside the area has to offer. The initial section of the walk offers easy walking...

  7. Add England's Great Walking Trails - Pennine Way: Edale to Kirk Yetholm to your Itinerary

    The Pennine Way was England’s first National Trail. Known as the ‘Daddy’ of all England’s Great Walking Trails. The full walk takes you along the backbone of England through National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. From the rugged...

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  8. This is a flat and gentle walk along a reclaimed railway line surrounded by woodland and back alongside the Macclesfield Canal.

  9. Add Towers and Turrets to your Itinerary

    The Last Drop Village complex of hotel, restaurant and shops stands high above Bolton on the edge of the hills and makes an excellent starting point for this walk across a scenic golf course, over one bridge of towers and turrets (one of which can...

  10. Add England's Great Walking Trails - The Cleveland Way: Helmsley to Whitby to your Itinerary

    This short tour provides a wonderful introduction to the dramatic moorland and spectacular coastline of the proud old county of Yorkshire. It’s a tour of contrasts, exploring the stunning heather moorland of the North York Moors National Park before...

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  11. This is a canal-side trail rich in natural history and heritage. Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier, the trail takes you along the Leeds-Liverpool Canal and up Wigan’s famous flight of 23 locks to Top Lock. Then on through the wonderful and...

  12. The very popular walking area of Lever Park was laid out by the 1st Lord Leverhulme. The southern loop of this walk, of about 3 miles, offers easy walking along wooded tracks and paths in the park, while the northern loop, about 3.5 miles in length,...

  13. This 3-mile circular walk around Worsley takes in the picturesque village, the Bridgewater Canal, its fascinating heritage and explores the rich woodland area of Worsley Woods.

  14. This walk takes you from the medieval manor house of Smithills Hall up to the television mast on Winter Hill, which reaches a height of over 1000 feet and is the highest hill in the West Pennine Moors. From these heights there could be views over to...

  15. Add England's Great Walking Trails - Pennine Way: Skipton to Appleby-in-Westmorland to your Itinerary

    This eight-day itinerary explores the striking limestone landscapes of Malham in the Yorkshire Dales before climbing up onto the lonely massif of Cross Fell, where the Lakeland Fells are clearly visible across the Eden Valley. The spectacular finale...

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  16. Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier and meandering through the Douglas Valley. This is a lovely canal-side trail mixing attractive and rich natural industrial heritage.

  17. Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier and taking you through the unique collection of lakes and waterways known as Wigan Flashes and on through the Hey Brook Corridor to delightful Pennington. A canal-side trail rich in natural history and heritage.

  18. Add England's Great Walking Trails - Hadrian’s Wall Path: Chollerford to Carlisle to your Itinerary

    This short walking tour traverses the dramatic moorland of Hadrian’s Wall country – a rugged landscape near England’s border with Scotland, where still visible sections of the wall follow the natural contours of the land to form a formidable...

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  19. Stretford

    An area of open rough grassland with grazing cattle. There are self guided walks from 3 to 5 km following the yellow arrows marked 3.

  20. Add South Pennines - Littleborough & Hollingworth Lake walks to your Itinerary

    Littleborough, Rochdale

    Choose from a selection of walks around Littleborough and Hollingworth Lake.

  21. Add Pennine Bridleway to your Itinerary

    Wardle, Rochdale

    The Pennine Bridleway is the country's first National Trail for horse riders, mountain bikers, and walkers, and it passes through the rugged Pennine hills near Littleborough.

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