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Cown Edge Way

29 km / 18 miles

Derbyshire, Gtr Manchester
This generally U-shaped route on the eastern edge of Greater Manchester rises to Cown Edge Rocks via Strines and Mellor, returning via Charlesworth and Werneth Low. There is a mixture of terrain from urban to moorland and about 2400ft of ascent.


Details:

Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark
Named posts and amber discs and arrows
Attributes
Forest/Woodland; Moorland
Start
SJ926875 - Hazel Grove, Gtr Manchester
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Finish
SJ945930 - Gee Cross, Gtr Manchester
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet
Cown Edge Way (Manchester Area Ramblers)

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Route Profile:

26.8 Km (16.7 miles)
739 m (2,425 ft) ascent
391 m (1,283 ft)  maximum height