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Saddleworth Skyline

Gtr Manchester

45 km / 28 miles
A mainly high-level route east of Manchester linking the tops of Saddleworth over moorland, hills and valleys.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Start and Finish: SE013034 - Dovestones Reservoir, Gtr Manchester View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Saddleworth Skyline Route Description  (Sam R. Taylor  - Mar 08 ) Download File
Badge & Certificate Badge & Certificate for Saddleworth Skyline  (Sam R. Taylor )


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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:
OS Landranger 109, 110
OS Landranger Active 109, 110
OS Explorer 1, 21, 277
OS Explorer Active 1, 21, 277

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Route Profile:

43.8 km (27.2 miles)
1,413 m (4,636 ft) ascent
491 m (1,611 ft)  maximum height

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