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Hamps and Manifold Geotrail


13 km / 8 miles
The 13 km (8 mile) trail provides easy access for all, mainly following the Manifold Track, a resurfaced section of the old Leek & Manifold Valley Light Railway line, between Hulme End and Waterhouses. The trail is written for southbound travellers but can easily be completed in reverse. It can also be done in sections using access points at Weag's Bridge, Wetton Mill and Ecton Bridge.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Easy
Start: SK103593 - Hulme End, Staffordshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SK088502 - Waterhouses, Staffordshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Hamps & Manifold Valley Geotrail Leaflet


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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OS Landranger 119
OS Landranger Active 119
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13.1 km (8.1 miles)
352 m (1,155 ft) ascent
234 m (768 ft)  maximum height

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