Manchester to Buxton

Description
Follow NCN routes 6, 62 and 55 through Manchester, Cheshire and Derbyshire on this lovely ride. You start by Manchester Oxford Road station heading south through Chorlton to the River Mersey. Here you join a lovely traffic free section along the Trans Pennine Trail which takes you to Stockport. You then pass through Bredbury where you join another off road stretch by the River Goyt taking you onto Marple where you join the Middlewood Way - a lovely off road cycle path running along the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington. Quiet roads then take you through the beautiful Peak District to Buxton.

Manchester to Buxton Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map

Manchester to Buxton Aerial Photo View Map - view photos and points of interest

   
   
Distance36 miles (58 km)
Difficulty***
Memory Map RouteManchester to Buxton.mmo (right click - 'Save As')
GPX FileManchester to Buxton.gpx (right click - 'Save As')
Elevation
Manchester
Buxton
Route Photos
Chorlton Water Park
Tatton Weir, River Mersey
River Goyt, Stockport
Macclesfield Canal
on the Middlewood Way
Middlewood Way, near Bollington
Peak District, near Buxton 1
Peak District, near Buxton 2
Buxton Gardens

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Map (Route in Red)
Aerial Photo View of this route

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