Slow Way Route To do
Kelsall—Winsford
Kelwin one Pioneer me Distance 20km/12mi Ascent 257m Descent 215m
Kelsall—Winsford
Kelwin two Review me Distance 16km/10mi Ascent - Descent -
Sandiway—Winsford
Sanwin one Pioneer me Distance 10km/6mi Ascent 47m Descent 71m
Tarporley—Winsford
Tarwin one Pioneer me Distance 12km/7mi Ascent 80m Descent 133m
Winsford—Crewe
Wincre one Double check Distance 20km/12mi Ascent 128m Descent 142m
Winsford—Crewe
Wincre two Survey me Distance 19km/12mi Ascent - Descent -
Winsford—Middlewich
Winmid one Pioneer me Distance 7km/4mi Ascent 57m Descent 49m
Winsford—Middlewich
Winmid two Pioneer me Distance 7km/5mi Ascent 66m Descent 59m
Winsford—Northwich
Winnor one Pioneer me Distance 11km/7mi Ascent 112m Descent 86m
Winsford—Northwich
Winnor two Review me Distance 11km/7mi Ascent 67m Descent 93m
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Winsford, Wed 7 December

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Winsford’s Slow Ways starting point

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SJ6469866169

Lat / Lon

53.19144° / -2.52981°

Easting / Northing

364,698E / 366,169N

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Until you get to Little Budworth you pass various properties, including one where the path is fenced in. There's some pavement pounding along the main road which might not be to everyone's tastes, but it's safe and there's a pub at the junction with B5152. Leaving the main road, a path takes you past an equestrian centre which was in full flow when I walked past. It's a really lovely section of path across the field with the ascent in the woods ahead of you. I'd suggest a route which from Little Budworth, heading east, follows the footpaths to arrive into Winsford via Hebden Green....

David Sanderson

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David Sanderson took this photo on Kelwin two

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Kelsall—Winsford

David Sanderson added Kelwin two, a new walk from Kelsall to Winsford

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Next, approaching the canal was a great combination of quiet farm tracks and footpaths, largely easily navigable. Finally, the approach into Crewe is admirably quiet and green, with just a little bit of the last stretch along major roads....

mtormey

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I walked Wincre 2, but I am able to confirm that Wincre 1, which is almost the same and could be viewed from Wincre 2, is unsuitable to be included in the network due to the busy narrow road at Church Minshull, as described by Ken....

Mary Oz

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A very pleasant and easy canal towpath section followed, which made up about 30% of the entire route....

Mary Oz

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Winsford—Crewe

Ken added Wincre two, a new walk from Winsford to Crewe

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Inspecting wincre-1 on the map and Google Street View, before the walk, identified the short section of road between the canal bridge and Church Minshull as a bit iffy....

Ken

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This leads out on to a short section of lane walking. Beyond Clive House we discovered the right of way to be unused as we were able to follow a path on to the lane. Moss Lane itself was intriguing in that it is a straight but narrow country lane which seems to be very well used by locals on foot and was really pleasant to follow. Moss Lane leads to the edge of Crewe and the route to the meeting place follows green ways through the suburbs and then a fairly direct route by pavement through the town centre, including the bus station....

David Sanderson

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David Sanderson took this photo on Wincre two

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A garden centre at Bradfield Green is an alternative for refreshment. The approach to Crewe was a pleasant surprise, a green corridor often much wider than required, making it feel very safe and pleasant....

Ken

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You’ll pass the salt mines and various information boards with further history of the area....

RossA

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Great route along the river Weaver. Can by cycled as well....

RossA

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Sandiway—Winsford

Mendiphodge added Sanwin one, a new walk from Sandiway to Winsford

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Kelsall—Winsford

Slow Ways added Kelwin one, a new walk from Kelsall to Winsford

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Tarporley—Winsford

Slow Ways added Tarwin one, a new walk from Tarporley to Winsford

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Winsford—Crewe

Slow Ways added Wincre one, a new walk from Winsford to Crewe

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Winsford—Middlewich

Slow Ways added Winmid one, a new walk from Winsford to Middlewich

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Winsford—Middlewich

Slow Ways added Winmid two, a new walk from Winsford to Middlewich

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Winsford—Northwich

Slow Ways added Winnor one, a new walk from Winsford to Northwich

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Winsford—Northwich

Slow Ways added Winnor two, a new walk from Winsford to Northwich

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