10 easy to follow walk route maps of all grades that include part of The Gritstone Trail

The Gritstone Trail is a 56km (35 miles) linear footpath connecting Disley in Cheshire, England with Kidsgrove in Staffordshire, England. The Gritstone Trail is waymarked by a black boot and a yellow G.

Tap/mouse over a coloured circle (1-3 easy walks, 4-6 moderate walks, 7-9 hard walks) and click to select. To see multiple walks that start in the same location (where available) choose 'Satellite' and Zoom in.



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Ten easy-to-follow walk route maps of all grades that include part of The Gritstone Trail in Walk Grade Order

Scroll down the list of walks below & click on each walk title (in blue) to locate it on the map above.


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again


Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch101 Shutlingsloe and Wildboarclough from Ridgegate Reservoir

The 'Cheshire Matterhorn' - varied walking with one steep ascent

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,598ft (487m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk ch104 Croker Hill from The Hanging Gate

Fabulous views

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.5ml (13.5km)
Ascent:1,690ft (515m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk ch145 Mow Cop from Ackers Crossing

Quiet countryside and a castle/folly

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:689ft (215m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk ch170 Little Moreton Hall and Mow Cop from Ackers Crossing

Quiet countryside and a castle/folly

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:804ft (245m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk ch172 The Cloud (Bosley Cloud) and Rushtone Spencer from Timbersbrook

Stunning views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,359ft (414m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk ch207 Sponds Hill and Lyme Park from Higher Poynton

Superb Cheshire views and a Stately Home

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75ml (15.5km)
Ascent:9ft (409m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk ch310 West Parkgate, Sponds Hill and The Cage from Lyme Park Country Park

Superb Cheshire views & a Stately Home

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,201ft (366m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk ch108 The Cloud (Bosley Cloud) and The Macclesfield Canal from Timbersbrook

Huge views followed by a canal towpath

Vital Statistics:

Length:9mls (14.5km)
Ascent:1,208ft (368m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk s143 The Cloud (Bosley Cloud) from Rushton Spencer

Stunning views after an easy climb

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5mls (8.5km)
Ascent:896ft (273m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk ch135 The Cloud (Bosley Cloud) from Timbersbrook

Stunning views after a gentle climb

Vital Statistics:

Length:4mls (6.5km)
Ascent:791ft (241m)
Time:2.25hrs
Grade:(Easy)


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again



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