10.57 train from Manchester Victoria to Mossley
North along the canal on the Tame Valley Way before turning SouthEast, crossing the B6175 and climbing up the valley side. Then South along Moor Edge Road to Buckton Castle. Descending from here before a final climb on the Pennine Bridleway to Higher Hydegreen. Next West to the canal then passing through the Scout Tunnel and back to Mossley.
Some rough and muddy track
Moderate walk. 11km/7miles 300m/1000' of ascent
Leader: Rob Dean tel: 07521 976 455