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The Gritstone Trail North – Disley to Tegg’s Nose

By Dave Roberts   

on September 11, 2012    No ratings yet.

The Gritstone Trail North – Disley to Tegg’s Nose

Further Details

Route Summary:

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Distance
Ascent
Time
17.77 km 605 m

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

Activivity Type: Moderate Walk

Summits and Places on this Route

Facilities

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 Hazards

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The Gritstone Trail North – Disley to Tegg’s Nose Ordnance Survey Map and GPX File Download

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The Gritstone Trail North – Disley to Tegg’s Nose

The Gritstone Trail is a 55km trail that crosses Cheshire’s Peak District from Disley in the north to Kidsgrove and Staffordshire in the south. It’s split into three manageable sections, the first of which starts from the railway station at Disley and ends at Tegg’s Nose country park.

The Gritstone Trail offers true upland walking, mostly over 300 metres – a surprise for those who thought the Cheshire Plain was the county’s only landscape feature! These are wide open spaces, shaped by the wind and the weather – with distant views over stone walls, lonely farm houses and sheltered woodlands.

The Route

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Or the following links for the Central and Southern sections.

© Copyright Chris Wimbush and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

Dave Roberts founded Walk Eryri in 2004, with the aim of providing routes that are off the beaten track. Walk Eryri is now part of Mud and Routes which continues to provide more off beat routes and walks in Snowdonia and beyond. Dave has been exploring the hills of Eryri for over thirty years, and is a qualified Mountain Leader. Dave also established Walk up Snowdon, Walk up Scafell Pike and Walk up Ben Nevis just to mention a few.
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