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Pennine Bridleway

Pennine Bridleway sign

The Pennine Bridleway is the country's first National Trail for horse riders, mountain bikers, and walkers, and it passes through the rugged Pennine...

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Piethorne Valley

Lake / Reservoir

Ogden Lane
Newhey
Rochdale
Greater Manchester
OL16 3TQ

Tel: +44 (0)1706 881 049

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Piethorne Valley

2 miles from Newhey, the six reservoirs in the Piethorne Valley are surrounded by open moorland. Fishing allowed in two lakes. Limited wheelchair access. Refreshments are available locally.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2018 opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

What's Nearby

  1. A Map of the Ogden Edge Walk

    Ogden Edge - A Piethorne Valley Walk

    A traditional Pennine hill village now part of a conservation area, Lower Ogden contains houses...

    0.12 miles away
  2. Bluebell Wood - A Piethorne Valley Walk

    Bluebell Wood - A Piethorne Valley Walk

    Although known locally as Bluebell Wood, its proper name is Old House Ground Plantation. This mixed...

    0.12 miles away
  3. Map of the Kitcliffe Walk

    Kitcliffe - A Piethorne Valley Walk

    Built between 1872 and 1878 to collect water from the Wickenhall Brook, Ogden Reservoir holds 185...

    0.12 miles away
  4. Ellenroad Engine House

    Ellenroad Engine House

    Built in 1892 on the banks of the River Beal, the Ellenroad cotton mill produced fine cotton yarn...

    1.4 miles away
  1. A map of the Bib Knowl Walk

    Bib Knowl - A Hollingworth Lake Walk

    Looking towards Rochdale the area known as Lake Bank can be seen. Since the latter half of the...

    1.75 miles away
  2. A map of the Hollingworth Lake Circular Trail

    Hollingworth Lake - A Circular Trail

    Hollingworth Lake is in fact, a reservoir.

    Built in the early 1800s to supply water to the...

    1.75 miles away
  3. A map of the Schofield Hall Walk

    Schofield Hall - A Hollingworth Lake Walk

    From Rakewood Road a good view is available down the lake’s embankment and out into Ealees Valley....

    1.75 miles away
  4. A map of the Whittaker Hollingworth Lake walk

    Whittaker - A Hollingworth Lake Walk

    The steep sloping embankment on the left of Rakewood Road is one of the three dams constructed in...

    1.75 miles away
  5. Pennine Bridleway sign

    Pennine Bridleway

    The Pennine Bridleway is the country's first National Trail for horse riders, mountain bikers, and...

    1.79 miles away
  6. Hollingworth Lake.

    Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre

    In Victorian times Hollingworth Lake was known as the "The Weighvers' Seaport". Now once again...

    1.82 miles away
  7. Archery Target with Arrows in the Bullseye

    Archery at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Courses available that will enhance your skills and knowledge and give you the experience to...

    1.99 miles away
  8. Mountain Biking at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Mountain Biking at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Courses available that will enhance your skills and knowledge and give you the experience to...

    1.99 miles away
  9. Windsurfer

    Windsurfing at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Experience the thrill of windsurfing at Hollingworth Lake. Courses are available that will enhance...

    1.99 miles away
  10. Individual Climbing on Indoor Climbing Wall

    Climbing at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Courses available that will enhance your skills and knowledge and give you the experience to...

    1.99 miles away
  11. Sailing at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Sailing at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Sail in the picturesque setting of Hollingworth Lake. Courses are available that will enhance your...

    1.99 miles away
  12. Row of People in Canoes

    Canoeing at Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre

    Canoeing has never been so enjoyable as here at the picturesque Hollingworth Lake. Courses are...

    1.99 miles away
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