Walk ch101 Shutlingsloe and Wildboarclough from Ridgegate Reservoir

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


Route outline for walk ch101:

Ridgegate Reservoir  -  Leather's Smithy  -  Trentabank Reservoir  -  Higher Ridgegate  -  Macclesfield Forest  -  Shutlingsloe  -  Wildboarclough  -  Higher Nabbs Farm  -  Oaken Clough  -  Oakenclough Farm  -  Pot Lords  -  The Hanging Gate  -  The Gritstone Trail  -  Throstles Nest Farm  -  Ridgegate Reservoir.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
English
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Shutlingsloe at 506m (1660ft). Shutlingsloe is also known as an English Dewey (171st highest in England, 394th in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL24
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 118
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk ch101 Shutlingsloe and Wildboarclough from Ridgegate Reservoir

In no particular order . . .

In Macclesfield Forest

In Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Tim Hope (15)

Trentabank Reservoir, Macclesfield Forest

Trentabank Reservoir, Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Kevin Goodwin (3)

Croker Hill from near the Hanging Gate pub

Croker Hill from near the Hanging Gate pub

Photo: Ben Muggleton (4)

Looking towards the Cat and Fiddle from the top of Shutlingsloe

Looking towards the Cat and Fiddle from the top of Shutlingsloe

Photo: Andrew Mulligan (8)

Ridgegate Reservoir, Macclesfield Forest

Ridgegate Reservoir, Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Kevin Goodwin (2)

The Roaches and Gun (Staffordshire) from the summit of Shutlingsloe

The Roaches and Gun (Staffordshire) from the summit of Shutlingsloe

Photo: Anthony Waldron (1)

Croker Hill from The Hanging Gate above Pot Lords

Croker Hill from The Hanging Gate above Pot Lords

Photo: Harry Starkey (34)

Macclesfield Forest

Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Andrew Mulligan (3)

Tegg's Nose from Ridgegate Reservoir

Tegg's Nose from Ridgegate Reservoir

Photo: Paul Hollingdrake (53)

Pile of logs in Macclesfield Forest

Pile of logs in Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Paul Hollingdrake (29)


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