Things to Do

Explore the ancient packhorse trails of the Pennines, call at historic mill towns and market towns, discover canals, craft workshops, breweries. Hire a bike or horse, or have a go at potholing …

Great days out
for all ages!

Discover memorable days out on and around the Trail with our list of local attractions and suggested itineraries. 
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From fabulous walking festivals to local farmers markets and village fetes, there's always something happening. Check out the events listing to see what's on.

Start point: Oakgates car park, Hartley Street, off Huddersfield Road, Millbrook, Stalybridge. ... Read more
Join the Pennine Bridleway Ranger on this guided and supported mountain bike ride around ... Read more
Join John and Margaret on this moderate 11 mile walk over the Nab and round the back of Cown ... Read more
Make the most of the long summer evenings on a three mile walk up to Walkerwood with Paul ... Read more

Regular events

Appleby Horse Fair is an annual event taking place the first week in June from Thursday to ... Read More
Farmers craft and produce market, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sunday of each month. Selling ... Read More

Trail Gallery


With a GPS device or a GPS-enabled mobile phone you can join in with a treasure hunt.
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