Cheshire

Out and about practising our guided walking tips and making preparations for our walking breaks and holidays in our home area of Cheshire

Favourite Training Walks

Heading for the summit of Shutlingsloe

One of my favourite training walks for Pinnacle Walking Holidays is Shuttlingsloe, not too far from home. Wildlife Watch Our walk began from Ridgegate reservoir on the edge of the Macclesfield Forest. There is usually ample free parking here although the visitor centre just up the road has pay and display parking. Today the Forest

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Living Close to White Nancy

Wild Flowers on White Nacy

From the Velux window in our bedroom I can see White Nancy and the first snow of 2014, it’s only a dusting but it looks ever so pretty. So much goes on in December in the village of Bollington in Cheshire. We have the Christmas lights switch on with mulled wine and mince pies. Then

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A Local Walk up White Nancy

River Wye Walk, close to home and White Nancy

We do a walk up White Nancy quite often as a training exercise for our Pinnacle Walking Holiday breaks. It only takes a couple of hours, has great views from the top of White Nancy and includes a few ups and downs. The walk starts at the top of Lord Street. Turn into Cow Lane,

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