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Explore Macclesfield and the Peak District by foot, with some of the most scenic views in the UK. With panoramic sights reaching as far as Liverpool and the Welsh Hills on a clear day, make Macclesfield your one stop destination for the ultimate walking weekend.

With some of the most beautiful walking trails the UK has to offer, Macclesfield provides the perfect home for the keen rambler, active families and couples to stretch their legs and take on the fantastic heritage trails and country walks the town has to offer.

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Middlewood Way

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

4km

Region

Bollington

The Middlewood Way, formally the Macclesfield, Bollington and Marple Railway, is a 16km stretch through beautiful countryside. With crossings over a viaduct, and placed high above the river, this route offers plenty of views across the mills and hills of Cheshire.

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Walking Routes

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Easy | Bollington

Bollington Circular Walk

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Difficult | Dark Peak District

3 Shires Head

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Difficult | Tegg's Nose Country Park

Forest Trail

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Difficult | Macclesfield Forest

Shutlingsloe walk

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Intermediate | Macclesfield Forest

Macclesfield Forest Trail

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Intermediate | Peak District

Tegg’s Nose Country Park Trail

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Easy | Bollington

Middlewood Way

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Intermediate | Bollin Valley

Macclesfield Riverside Park

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Easy | Alderley Edge

The Edge

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Intermediate | Gawsworth

Gawsworth Hall Circular

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