In Articles

START:  Bollington
FINISH:  Whaley Bridge

OS MAP:  OL 1 Peak District – Dark Peak Area and OL 24 Peak District – White Peak Area
DISTANCE:  9.5 miles/15.3km
ASCENT:  1,363ft/415m

Transport Information Stage 19 Bollington (start), Stage 20 Whaley Bridge (finish)

Bus 10 Macclesfield – Bollington, not Sundays


Silvertown Taxis (Macclesfield) 01625 616666

Macclesfield Radio Cars 01625 42111

Ken’s Bollington Taxi 07743 279859

Places to Park

Pool Bank car park, Bollington (free)


Your Refreshment Stops

The Leather’s Smithy, Clarke Lane, Langley, SK11 0NE

01260 252313

St Dunstan’s Inn, Main Road, Langley, SK11 0BU (photo credit St Dunstan’s Inn)

01260 252615

Tegg’s Nose Tearoom, Buxton Old Road, SK11 0AP (Photo credit: Tegg’s Nose Tearoom)

07955 532703


The Bull’s Head, 2 Oak Lane, Kerridge, SK10 5BD (Photo credit: The Bull’s Head)

01625 575522

Your Accommodation Options

Stanley Arms Hotel, Ankers Lane, Macclesfield Forest, SK11 0AR   (Photo credit: Stanley Arms Hotel) 

01260 252414

Robin Hood Inn, Rainow, SK10 5XE  01625 574060

(Photo credit: Robin Hood Inn)

Common Barn Farm, Smith Lane, Rainow, SK10 5XJ 

01625 574878 (Photo credit: Common Barn Farm)

Local Activity Centres

Bridgend Centre Bollington, 104 Palmerston Street, Bollington, Cheshire, SK10 5PW   

Telephone: 01625 576311  Email:



Bollington Arts Centre, Wellington Road, Bollington, SK10 5JR

01625 573863

(Photo credit: Bollington Arts Centre)

Footsteps Community Trust, 14 Market Street, Whaley Bridge, SK23 7LP

01663 732395

(Photo credit: Footsteps)