Macclesfield
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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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Difficulty

Easy

Distance

5.6km

Region

Bollington

With a steep start, this circular route will take you on a gentle scenic stroll to the top of the Bollington Viaduct, and across to join the infamous Middlewood Way. With a short walk along this historic route, you will see a number of well known local sights such as the Adelphi Mill and the old lookout post for the home guard in WWII.

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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 | Gawsorth

Gawsorth Hall Circular

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