Entering the Torrs Riverside Park, this walk follows an easy route through fields, before joining the Peak Forest Canal for a stroll along the canal bank. Newtown Marina is passed on the way before going under the A6015 to walk through open countryside.
On the route back to New Mills your walk takes you through the Torrs Riverside Park again by the side of the River Goyt. Walk along the Torrs Millennium Walkway for about half of its 125 yards length, before running along pillars rising from the river bed. This walkway forms the final link in the long Midshires Way.
Length: 4.5 miles.
Start/Finish: Hyde Bank Road, turn off A6015 opposite the Foodstore.
Location: On the A6015 off the A6 Buxton to Stockport road.
Terrain: Easy. Flat walking, apart from a short ascent and descent to New Mills.
An easy beginner’s route for families, groups and couples in the Peak District. Please visit the website below to preview walking route of The Torrs Walk in New Mills.
To get to Torrs Riverside Park, you can catch the 358 from Stockport.
New Mills Walk Website
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