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Walks in and around New Mills


New Mills Walkers are Welcome group has embarked on a series of leaflets describing walks in and around New Mills. These are available in printed form from New Mills Heritage Centre and as PDFs here:

  1. Goytside Meadows (1¾ miles) – an easy ramble to a local nature reserve
  2. Lantern Pike from Rowarth (5 miles) – climb to a local viewpoint
  3. Edith Nesbit Literary Trail (9½ miles) – explore the landscapes that inspired The Railway Children
  4. A secular walk round the Churches of New Mills (past and present) – discover New Mills' places of worship, past and present
  5. Parish Boundary Walk (18 miles) – a challenge walk that can be split into shorter sections using public transport
  6. Access to The Torrs Riverside Park – including guidance for those of restricted mobility
  7. Rail Ale Trail (6 miles) – a station-to-station walk around the licensed premises of New Mills

Other walking resources

The following sites have free resources for walkers in the New Mills area:

See also our Links page for organisations that may have routes.

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