People and Places Castleshaw Valley Heritage Trail Guide

If you've enjoyed reading about the Castleshaw Valley, why not pay it a visit? The People and Places heritage trail guide takes you to meet the people of Castleshaw's past.

Route information

Length - Approximately 2.7 kilometers (1.7 miles)
Time - Approximately 1 hour walk
Difficulty - Easy to medium. Some rough ground underfoot. One stile. Mainly follows well-kept tracks and roads.

Download the People and Places 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!