Welcome to Macclesfield Rambling Club's new Website

The new website for the Macclesfield Rambling Club will give details of our future walks and as we develop the site more content will be added such as details of Club Officials, contact email address for the Club, a photo gallery and other club news. 

 

Macclesfield Rambling Club Summer/Autumn Walking Programme 2022

 

 Date

 Area 

 Leader  Distance  Grade  Comments
 12 June

 Rushton Spencer 

 Dave Ilett  7 miles   Moderate Completed

 26 June

 Rudyard and Ladderedge Park   

 Wendy Morgan

 7 miles

 Moderate

Completed

 10 July

 Middlewood & Lyme Park

 Janet Dyer

 6 miles

 Easy/Moderate

Completed

 24 July

 Hedgerow Bollington

 Peter and Georgie Everson

 8 miles

 Moderate

Completed

 7 August

 Rainow and Lamaload

 Ray Jordan

 6 miles

 Moderate

Completed

 21 August

 Next Walk: 
 Adlington * Note change of walk

 Peter Cliffe

 7 miles

 Moderate

 

 4 September

 Biddulph

 Dave Ilett

 7.5 miles

 Moderate

 

 18 September

 Timbersbrook

 Janet Dyer

 6.5 miles

 Easy/Moderate

 

 24 - 26   September

 Walking Holiday
 North Yorkshire Moors 

 Ray Jordan

 TBA

 TBA

 

 2 October

 Kettleshulme

 Georgie and Peter Evason

 7 miles

 Moderate

 

12 October - General Meeting 7.30 pm - The Park Tavern, 158 Park Lane, Macclesfield, SK11 6UB.

All members welcome.

 16 October

 Strines

 Ray Jordan

 6 miles

 Moderate

 

 30 October

 Rudyard

 Wendy Morgan

 7 miles

 Moderate

 

 13 November

 Marple and Werneth Low

 Chris Ratcliffe

 7.5 miles

 Moderate

 

 

Next Walk - Adlington* Note change of walk* - Sunday 21th August - 7 miles - Leader Peter C.

 

An easy/moderate walk of around 7 miles starting from Adlington. This will be a circular walk using field paths, tracks and quiet lanes and will take us from Adlington heading east and crossing the Middlewood Way and the Canal and then back to the start at Adlington.

 

Meet at Macclesfield Railway Station at 10am for car sharing.

 

Some walkers may live closer to the start point and may wish to go direct to the start in which case could they please inform the walk leader Peter Cliffe or send an email to the Club.

 

 

 

       
 

 

       
 

 

       
 

 

       

Click here to contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible:     Contact us

 

No need to e-mail
no need to phone
just turn up
and make yourself known!
You can be sure of a warm welcome.
 
    We are a small friendly walking club from Macclesfield. There are walks usually on alternate Sundays throughout the year          and we also arrange occasional walking weekends away staying in hotels or bed & breakfast accommodation. 
 
Walks are graded from short and easy for the less fit or beginner through to more strenuous hill walks.
Prospective members are welcome to join us on two walks to get to know us before paying the £8 annual fee.
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Walk Notes
The Club welcomes anyone who enjoys walking, but is not able to provide specialist care or supervision. A young person under 18 must be accompanied  on the walk by a parent or other adult with parental responsibility. A vulnerable adult must be accompanied on the walk by a carer. Dogs may accompany walkers but must be kept on a leash.
 
Clothing and footwear appropiate to the conditions should be worn, also bring a drink and picnic lunch unless otherwise stated.
The Club is not responsible for any walker's actions, or for any loss of, or damage to, property.
Programmes and other information are available from the Chairperson.
 
The meeting place for walks is usually Macclesfield Railway Station car park, where members (if they wish to do so) can car share for onward travel to the start point. Please check walk details for any specific meeting information for each walk. Some walkers may live closer to the start point and may wish to go direct to the start, in which case they should inform the walk leader.
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Macclesfield Rambling Club founded in 1951
Affiliated to HF Holidays & Peak & Northern Footpaths Society (PNFS)
 
 

 

Macclesfield Rambling Club Previous Walks, Since Beginning 2021

 Date  Area/Description  Walk Leader  Distance  Grade

 7 August 2022

 Rainow and Lamaload

 Ray

 6 miles

 Moderate

 24 July 2022

 Hedgerow Bollington

 Peter and Georgie E

 8 miles

 Moderate

 10 July 2022

 Middlewood & Lyme Park

 Janet

 6 miles

 Easy/Moderate

 26 June 2022

 Rudyard and Ladderedge Park   

 Wendy

 7 miles

 Moderate

 12 June 2022

 Rushton Spencer

 Dave I

 7 miles 

 Moderate

 19 May 2022  Gawsworth and North Rode  Janet and Bill  6 - 7 miles  Easy
 15 May 2022  Whaley Bridge and Bugsworth Basin  Chris R  6.5 miles  Easy
 1 May 2022  Macclesfield Forest & Forest Chapel  Kati  7 miles  Moderate
 24 April 2022  Chelford and Warford Hall  Ray  7 miles  Easy
 10 April 2022  Litton and Cressbrook Dale  Wendy  6 miles  Moderate
 27 March 2022  Biddulph Grange  Dave I  6 - 7 miles  Moderate
 13 March 2022  Astbury Mere  Janet  7 miles  Easy
 27 Feb 2022  Kerridge  Georgie & Peter E  7.5 miles  Moderate
 13 Feb 2022  Danebridge and Wincle Minn  Peter C   6 miles  Moderate
 30 Jan 2022  Gawsworth  Dave I  7 miles  Easy/Moderate
 16 Jan 2022  Kerridge and Rainow  Monica  5 miles  Moderate
 2 Jan 2022  Knutsford and Tatton Park  Janet  6 miles   Easy
 19 Dec 2021  Kerridge and Rainow  Georgie and Peter E  7.5 miles  Moderate
 7 Dec 2021  Strines and Marple  Chris R  7 miles  Easy/Moderate
 21 Nov 2021  Kerridge, Middlewood Way and Macclesfield Canal  Monica  7 miles  Easy/Moderate
 7 Nov 2021  Pym Chair, Shining Tor and Taxal Edge  Wendy  7.5 miles  Moderate
 24 Oct 2021  Adlington, Mottram and Woodford  Ray  6 miles  Easy
 10 Oct 2021  Redesmere, Siddington and Capesthorne  Peter C  8 miles  Easy
 26 Sept 2021  The Hollins and Langley  Monica  7 miles  Easy/Moderate
 12 Sept 2021  Rainow and Kerridge Hill  Ray   7 miles  Moderate
 29 Aug 2021  Lyme Park, North Cheshire Way, Lockgate Farm and   Poynton Coppice  Janet  7 miles  Easy/Moderate
 15 Aug 2021  Marple, Etherow and Chadkirk  Chris R  6 miles  Easy/Moderate
 1 Aug 2021  Whaley Bridge and Eccles Pike  Monica  5 miles  Moderate
 18 July 2021  Rainow, Lamaload and Gulshaw Hollow  Sue V  6 miles  Moderate
 4 July 2021  Middlewood, Ladybrook Valley, Lyme Park.  Janet  7 miles  Easy/Moderate
 20 June 2021  Macclesfield Forest  Kati  7 miles  Moderate
 6 June 2021  Ladder Hill from Taxal layby, Whaley Bridge  Sue V  6 miles   Moderate
 23 May 2021  Teggs Nose and White Nancy  Peter  7 miles  Moderate
 9 May 2021  New Mills and Hayfield  Chris R  7.5 miles  Moderate
 25 April 2021  Astbury Mere, Congleton  Janet  7.5 miles  Easy
 11 April 2021  Gawsworth  Dave I  7 miles  Easy/Moderate