Festival of Walks 2022
  • Moderate

Walk 17 Hill to Hill

Meet on: Thursday 5 May 9:45am

Meeting at Helsby Quarry Car Park

6 Miles

Duration: 3.5 hours


  • Dogs permitted (on a lead)
  • Warning Livestock!

Transport Options

  • Transport via Bicycle
  • Car Parking Available

An approx. 6 mile, 3½ hours leisurely amble going uphill from the quarry via the Black Cut, Harmers Lake to Snidley Moor and Woodhouse Hill, returning via the trig point on Helsby Hill.

Enjoy spring flowers, birds, different tree species and far reaching views.

See and leave a message in the oldest birch tree in the wood.

Mostly hill, field, woodland paths and tracks.  Some steps, stiles and fairly steep inclines.

Wear strong boots and appropriate clothing.

Bring snacks and drinks.

Well behaved dogs on a short lead welcome but livestock on route.

Walk Leader:  Susan Kellett
Assistant: Ross Nichols

Grid Reference: SJ491749
Postcode: WA6 9PS

Supported by North and Mid Cheshire Ramblers

Click on the image below to download a pdf copy of the walks programme