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Clogs and cobble logoRochdale Way

72 km / 45 miles

Gtr Manchester
A route around the Borough of Rochdale over moorland and through wooded valleys and passing historic urban sites. Blackstone Edge, Healey Dell, Knowl Hill, Queens Park, Tandle Hill and Piethorne Valley are visited along the Way.


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Challenging; Moorland; Heritage
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SD939152 - Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre, Littleborough, Rochdale, Gtr Manchester
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Rochdale Way (Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre)


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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77.4 Km (48.1 miles)
1,868 m (6,129 ft) ascent
405 m (1,329 ft)  maximum height