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Greater Manchester and High Peak Area

Bamford to Hope

Sunday 13 January 2019

Sunday Walk

Grade: Moderate

Mileage: 9 miles

Ascent: There is a climb up onto Bamford Edge.

Leader: Ian Berry

Public Transport: 9.31 train Piccadilly.

Suggested Ticket: Day return to Bamford.

Meeting Point(s): At the entrance of the platform of the departing 9.31 am train, and at 10.26 am at Bamford station straight after the arrival of the train. The walk starts from Bamford station at 10.26 am, straight after the arrival of the train.

Route: Bamford Station - Golf Course - Bamford Clough - Bamford Edge - Win Hill - Aston - Thornhill - Hope Station. Expected time back in Hope Station - no later than 4.30 pm.

Area Wednesday Longer Walk on 2nd January

This walk, which was previously unconfirmed, will be from Entwistle to Bromley Cross and led by Lesley Kenworthy.

Massive Lake District Petition

Nearly 300,000 people have signed a petition to help preserve the Lake Districtís natural beauty and World Heritage status by protecting it from 4x4s and motorbikes. If you want to add your voice, follow the link in the Campaigning section of Links.

Saddleworth Rambler Bus Service

An hourly minibus service that runs from Greenfield Station to Denshaw. For live departures and timetable, see the Transport section of Links.

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