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Goyt Way

16 km / 10 miles

Part of the Midshires Way from Etherow Country Park following the River Goyt south to Whaley Bridge.

From Disley to Compstall, the E2 E-Route uses the Goyt Way.

See E-Routes (E2).


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
GW in blue in arrow
Challenging; River
SJ966909 - Etherow Country Park, Compstall, Derbyshire
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SK012814 - Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
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:

From Path
Along Path
Walkers are Welcome
1 Km
9 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
11 Km
Greenacres Barn  (bookable online)
4 Km
14 Km
Wayfarers Cottage  (bookable online)
1 Km
15 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
15 Km

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Route Profile:

15.6 Km (9.7 miles)
397 m (1,302 ft) ascent
199 m (653 ft)  maximum height