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MCFS yellow arrow on black with walk nameLongster Trail


16 km / 10 miles
A 10 mile route from Helsby Hill via Barrow to Piper's Ash Chester.


Waymark: MCFS yellow arrow on black with walk name
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: MCFS yellow arrow on black with walk name
Attributes: Easy
Start: SJ492754 - Helsby Hill, Cheshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SJ431676 - Piper's Ash, Chester, Cheshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Mid-Cheshire Footpath Society - LDPs


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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 117
OS Landranger Active 117
OS Explorer 266, 267
OS Explorer Active 266, 267

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16 km

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Route Profile:

15.4 km (9.6 miles)
164 m (538 ft) ascent
128 m (420 ft)  maximum height

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