17 easy to follow walk route maps of all grades on OS Explorer Map 268 Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton, Altrincham, Knutsford & Sandbach

Seventeen easy-to-follow hand-crafted printable walk route maps that are wholly on or partly on OS Explorer Map 268 Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton, Altrincham, Knutsford & Sandbach to suit all levels of fitness and ability.

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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Seventeen easy-to-follow walk route maps of all grades on OS Explorer Map 268 Wilmslow, Macclesfield & Congleton, Altrincham, Knutsford & Sandbach 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 ch106 New Mills from Hale

Quiet farmland

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.5ml (13.5km)
Ascent:453ft (138m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 2 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch115 North Rode from Bosley Locks

Lovely stroll down a 12 Canal Lock Staircase

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:341ft (104m)
Time:2 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 3 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch128 Gawsworth from Oakgrove

Gentle stroll to a historic house

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:66ft (20m)
Time:1½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 4 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch140 Mottram Hall from Mottram St Andrew

Gentle country meanderings

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.75ml (9km)
Ascent:354ft (108m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 5 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch141 Siddington Heath from Redes Mere

A pleasant stroll through rural farmland

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:197ft (60m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 6 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch148 Gawsworth Hall from North Rode

Gentle countryside and historic church & hall

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:404ft (123m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 7 Walking Bootprint Icon

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)


Walk 8 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch175 The Macclesfield Canal, Bosley Locks and North Rode from Gawsworth

Gentle countryside stroll and historic church and hall

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.25ml (15km)
Ascent:545ft (166m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 9 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch241 Oakgrove via The Macclesfield Canal from Gurnett

Easy canal towpath walking

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:266ft (81m)
Time:2 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 10 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch267 The River Bollin from Prestbury

A gentle river side stroll

Vital Statistics:

Length:4ml (6.5km)
Ascent:272ft (83m)
Time:1.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 11 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch103 Hare Hill and Monk's Heath from Alderley Edge

Pleasant Country Walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.75ml (14km)
Ascent:1,050ft (320m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 12 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch134 The River Bollin, Styal Country Park and Quarry Bank Mill from Wilmslow

Lovely riverside path and historic mill

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:499ft (152m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 13 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch123 Knolls Green and Lindow Moss from Lindow Common, Wilmslow

One of the few lowland heaths in NW England

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5ml (10.5km)
Ascent:167ft (51m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 14 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk ch133 Goostrey, The Bongs, Boots Green and Peover Hall from Over Peover

Historic hall and church

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:358ft (109m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 15 Walking Bootprint Icon

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)


Walk 16 Walking Bootprint Icon

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)


Walk 17 Walking Bootprint Icon

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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