Rochdale Way

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Rochdale Way (West Side)
Rochdale Canal
Rochdale Canal
A6033
Reddyshore Scout Gate
Crook Moor
Cuckoo Hill
Watergrove Reservoir
Brown Wardle Hill
Healey Dell
Top of Leach
Prickshaw
Rooley Moor Road
Naden Reservoirs
Dixon's Brow
Knowl Hill
A680 Owd Betts
Alternative Route
Ashworth Moor Reservoir
Cheesden Valley
Naden Valley
Alternative Route
Simpson Clough
B6222
River Roch
Queen's Park
A58 Heywood
Chamber House Farm
East Lancashire Railway
A6046
M62 Motorway
A6046
Birch
Bowlee
A576 Rhodes
Rochdale Way (East Side)
Pennine Way
Warland Reservoir
Light Hazzles Reservoir
Blackstone Edge Reservoir
A58 The White House
Aiggin Stone
Alternative Route
Roman Road
Robin Hood's Bed
Lydgate
Blackstone Edge
Whittaker
Hollingworth Lake
Rakewood Viaduct
M62 Motorway
Longden End Brook
A672 Windy Hill
Axle Tree Edge
White Hill
Pennine Way
A640
Rapes Highway
Readycon Dean Reservoir
Norman Hill Reservoir
A672
Alternative Route
Piethorne Reservoir
Hanging Lees Reservoir
Kitcliffe Reservoir
Ogden Reservoir
Alternative Route
A663 Newhey
Jubilee
Oldham Way
Alternative Route
B6194 Burnage
A671 Summit
Tandle Hill
A627M Thornham Fold
A664 Slattocks
A644 Slattocks
Rochdale Canal
Caldervale Line
A664 Slattocks
Hopwood Hall
A664
A576 Middleton
Alkrington Hall

The Rochdale Way is a circular 45-mile (72 km) walking route around the borough of Rochdale in Greater Manchester, which takes in the best scenery and interesting buildings of the area.

Areas covered include the following:

The way is broken down into sections as the majority of people would prefer not to walk the whole 45 miles in one day.

Bibliography[edit]

The Rochdale Way by Richard Catlow, John Cole and Martin Riley

Coordinates: 53°38′03″N 2°05′33″W / 53.6341°N 2.0925°W / 53.6341; -2.0925