rochdale

Rochdale Group

We are the Rochdale Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

A short leisurely stroll through Popples Common and into the beautiful woodland of Hardcastle Crags. Coffee and toilets are available at Gibson Mill and we will then make our way back to the ancient hamlet of Slack through the wintry landscape.

Saturday, 6 January 2024
Start time:
1:00 pm
Estimated finish time:
4:00 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
8km / 5.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
circular

Starting point

Grid reference:
SD 97783 28667
Nearest postcode:
HX7 7HA
what3words:
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Start time:
1:00 pm

Meet outside the disused Heptonstall Baptist Cemetery in the village of Slack on Slack Road. Roadside parking available.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking