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Goyt Way


16 km / 10 miles
The Goyt Way runs from Etherow Country Park following the River Goyt south to Whaley Bridge. The route coincides with the Midshires Way.

From Disley to Compstall, the E2 E-Route uses the Goyt Way.

See E-Routes (E2).


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: GW in blue in arrow
Attributes: Challenging
Start: SJ966909 - Etherow Country Park, Compstall, Derbyshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK012816 - Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Rambling Man - Goyt Way (Compstall - Brook Bottom) [blog] Rambling Man - Goyt Way (Brook Bottom - Whaley Bridge) [blog]


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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

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

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2 km
9 km
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< 1 km
11 km

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Goyt Way Tracklogs Route file
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Route Profile:

15.7 km (9.8 miles)
396 m (1,299 ft) ascent
200 m (656 ft)  maximum height

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