6 great walks near Glossop
- Credit: Archant
The market town of Glossop is both the perfect gateway to explore the Peak District or the underrated walking routes that lie east of Manchester.
0 miles from Glossop
This walk of contrasts crosses fields and ancient tracks as well as a spot of pavement walking through leafy suburbs to discover Padfield, Hadfield and Old Glossop.
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4 miles from Glossop
Over in Tameside, this peaceful and picturesque riverside walk allows you to enjoy nature while discovering the industrial past of the area.
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5 miles from Glossop
Hayfield is an architectural treasure trove of early industrial housing. Combine this with moorland tracks, old footpaths and far reaching views for a fascinating walk.
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Stalybridge Country Park
7 miles from Glossop
This walk follows a cection of the Pennine Bridleway and includes four reservoirs, open moorland, great views and a quiet canal.
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8 miles from Glossop
This walk around Harridge Pike rewards you with panoramic views over several counties if you’re lucky enough with the weather.
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10 miles from Glossop
Begin with a gentle stroll along a canal path, through Buxworth before ascending to Eccles Pike and then down to Whaley Bridge.
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All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change.