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Shutlingsloe, Cat & Fiddle and Macclesfield Forest
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Nat Park - Peak District - Shutlingsloe Macclesfield Forest

County/Area - Cheshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 2000 feet / 606 metres

Time - 6 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Peak District walk in Cheshire that explores the area around the Macclesfield Forest. The route starts from Trentabank and includes Shutlingsloe, views towards Wildboarclough, the Cat & Fiddle and the Macclesfield Forest. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Tegg's Nose from Trentabank
Grade - moderate
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Walk 1461
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