Superlative Walks

Urban trails, each with something very special


The Stalybridge walk starts and finishes at the Railway Station, which adjoins the Town Centre. The walk goes out of the Town, through Stamford Park and then on roads into the Centre of Ashton-Under-Lyne. The route then follows streets though and out of the centre of Ashton, down to the Huddersfield Narrows Canal, returning to Stalybridge along the canal towpath. The walk then explores the centre of Stalybridge and returns to the Railway Station.



Key Facts

Location: Stalybridge

Parking :In Town Centre, near to the Railway Station

Distance: 5.7 miles

Time : 3 hours (excluding stops)

Ascent/Descent: 285 feet

Map: OS Landranger 103

The Map

We have used the excellent Plotaroute to lay out and display our walks. With this map you can print, zoom and carry out other functions using the menu at the top right of the box. Alternatively you can click on the link below the map to visit the walk on the plotaroute site.

For your convenience we offer the directions in two different formats


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