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 (170th highest in England, 393rd 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 . . .

Tegg's Nose from Ridgegate Reservoir

Tegg's Nose from Ridgegate Reservoir

Photo: Paul Hollingdrake (53)

Sean aged 4 on Shutlingsloe

Sean aged 4 on Shutlingsloe

Photo: Becky Downey (2)

Macclesfield Forest

Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Andrew Mulligan (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)

High Moor with Croker Hill (mast, far left) from the edge of Macclesfield Forest

High Moor with Croker Hill (mast, far left) from the edge of Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Andrew Mulligan (4)

The stream in Wildboarclough in spate

The stream in Wildboarclough in spate

Photo: Mark Grindrod (5)

Shutlingsloe from the edge of Macclesfield Forest

Shutlingsloe from the edge of Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Tim Hope (18)

Ridgegate Reservoir

Ridgegate Reservoir

Photo: Andrew Mulligan (1)

Macclesfield Forest

Macclesfield Forest

Photo: Andrew Mulligan (3)

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)


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