GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Highfield Country Park

2 miles (3 km)

This 70 acre park is also a local nature reserve with a number of country walks and a cycle track. It is located in Levenshulme in Manchester - a short walk from the train station.
The park has peaceful woodland paths and a variety of plantlife and birdlife.
Just to the east you can continue your exercise around Reddish Vale Country Park. The Tameside Trail, the Midshires Way and the epic Trans Pennine Trail can be picked up here too.

Postcode

M19 2RY - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Highfield Country Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Highfield Country Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Dog Walking

The trails are ideal for dog walking so you'll probably meet other owners and their pets on your walk.

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

The Stockport Walk visits the botanic gardens at Fletcher Moss Park in East Didsbury. It starts in the town centre of Stockport and follows the River Mersey for just over 4 miles. Just to the south you can also explore Vernon and Woodbank Park where you can pick up the Etherow Goyt Valley Way and enjoy waterside walks along the River Goyt.
Just to the east you can pick up the Tameside Trail and visit Debdale Park. There's some nice trails around the Gorton Reservoir and lots of water based activities to try here.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Greater Manchester Walks page.

Photos

Highfield Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 1376061

Highfield Country Park. From Cringle Road looking towards Reddish. Highfield Country Park is a 70 acre area of open land that stretches to the east of Broom Avenue across to the back of Houldsworth Golf Course and over to the junction of Longford Road and Nelstrop Road.

Highfield Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 1376100

Woodland path

Highfield Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 1376082

Highfield Country Park

Highfield Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 3215438

A walker and his dog during autumn

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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