From Edgworth Institute

Link 2: From Edgworth

Starting point; Edgworth Institute 1.5 miles 2.4 km

Key: L= left R= right FP=footpath WPW= West Pennine Way

  • Go through gate on R of play area
  • Cross track and go through gate opposite
  • Take R and follow higher FP through wood
  • Turn R just before ornate stone bridge
  • Through kissing gate then L over footbridge
  • Continue on until after properties, take R fork heading towards chimney
  • After passing chimney on L go down steps to houses
  • Follow road to T junction and turn L onto old track
  • Follow in front of Birches Road
  • After Birch Cottage turn L passing 24 Vale St on your R
  • Go over stone footbridge
  • Then turn L down cobbled road
  • Over stream take FP R and follow it to main bridge at Jumbles Reservoir
  • Turn R over bridge onto WPW


The next WPW basic route instructions is ‘then take footpath right off track up steps through wood’.