Saturday 10th March 2018
The route for this walk takes in Oldham Way,Tame Valley Way, Lower Arthur and Tunstead; along paths, tracks and roads and it may be muddy in places.
Grid Ref: 012035
For the most direct route to the car park: M602 East - Regent road - Mancunian Way. At far end take A635 signposted Ashton-Under-Lyne. Continue through Ashton-Under-Lyne, Stalybridge and Mossley to the traffic island at the Clarence Hotel in Greenfield. Continue on A635 for a further 600 yards before turning right downhill to car park
Alternatively: follow the M60 clockwise to the M62 East as far as junction 20 signposted A627 (M) Oldham. Exit A627 M at junction 1 and continue on A627 through 2 traffic islands, leaving 2nd island signposted A62 Huddersfield. At end of bypass take outside lane and follow A669 signposted Holmfirth, through Lees Grotton and Grasscroft. Join the A670 at the Farrars Arms and shortly after a right hand bend over railway bridge turn immediately sharp right. Shortly after take a hairpin bend left and follow main road through Greenfield to turn left at Clarence Hotel onto A635. Continue for 600 yards before turning right downhill to car park.
Travel time: Approx 50 mins Travel distance: Approx 19 miles
'C' Walk approx 7.5 miles.
Leader: Denise Back up: Barbara
Car Park: Free, Dovestones reservoir Car Park, Greenfield
Toilets: Yes and Free