Changing Lands and Moving Places Castleshaw Valley Heritage Trail Guide

If you've enjoyed reading about how Castleshaw folk have changed the landscape to accommodate routes across the landscape, why not go and see the evidence for yourself? With the Changing lands and moving people heritage trail guide you will unfold the secrets of this man-made landscape.

Length - Approximately 2.9 kilometers (1.8 miles)
Time - Approximately 42 minutes walk
Difficulty - Easy-medium. Gentle up and downhill slopes. Stiles. Rough ground underfoot on moorland.

Download the Changing lands and moving people heritage trail guide

Download the heritage trail guide leaflet

Preserve the past and yourself

  • Please protect the heritage of the Castleshaw Valley by leaving it as you found it
  • Watch your step on rough ground
  • Be prepared for all weather which can change quickly
  • Take care when crossing busy roads
  • Make sure you have a good map
  • Make sure your dog is not a danger or nuisance to farm animals, wildlife or other people

Check out Transport for Greater Manchester or call 0871 200 22 33 to find out how to get to the Castleshaw Valley. Be sure to consult the Met Office to find out what the weather will be like when you get there!