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Stylised heron and name on green discEtherow - Goyt Valley Way

Cheshire, Derbyshire

24 km / 15 miles
A route linking Stockport with Longdendale on the western edge of the Peak District, it follows the River Goyt upstream to the confluence with the River Etherow north of Marple which it then follows to Broadbottom continuing through Woolley Bridge and Hollingworth to Bottoms Reservoir and the Longdendale Trail. There is a link to the Trans Pennine Trail walking route at Bottoms Reservoir.

From Compstall to Broadbottom, the E2 E-Route uses the Etherow - Goyt Valley Way.

See also E-Routes (E2).


Waymark: Stylised heron and name on green disc
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Stylised heron and name on green disc
Attributes: Challenging
Start: SJ907905 - Vernon Park, Stockport, Cheshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK024960 - Hadfield, Derbyshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Stockport MBC - Etherow Goyt Valley Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Etherow : Goyt Valley Way  (Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 109, 110
OS Landranger Active 109, 110
OS Explorer 1, 268, 277
OS Explorer Active 1, 268, 277

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Route Profile:

22.7 km (14.1 miles)
598 m (1,962 ft) ascent
250 m (820 ft)  maximum height

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