On this 8 mile walk in a quieter part of the National Park, you’ll enjoy moorland flora and fauna. Starting from the Cat and Fiddle pub on the A537 Buxton to Macclesfield Road you will venture through Macclesfield Forest and conquer Cheshire's ‘Matterhorn', Shutlingsloe.
Starting Point: Cat & Fiddle public house (Ordnance Survey grid reference – SJ001719)
Distance: 8 miles / 12.8 km
Allow: 5 hours
Map: Explorer OL24 The Peak District – White Peak Area
Terrain: Variety of conditions underfoot with steep ascents, descents and many stiles to cross
Nearest town: Wildboarclough
On this audiotrail you can visit the site of a roundhouse dating back 3000 years, and discover further evidence of Bronze and Iron Age settlements, including gritstone engraved with art, ring cairns and standing stones