Forestside Farm, Marchington, staffs. Top quality campsite great
views and with excellent showers etc. Some really pleasant walks
across the fields (towards Marchington and 2 good Pubs - see
map) or into the forest.
Uttoxeter Caravan Club Site just a 15 minute walk to the town
centre (as can be seen on the map). Lots of old buildings and
history, good shopping and a good Weathrspoons - especially
Tuesdays Steak night.
The Hanbury Crater just east of Uttoxter 2 miles off the A50 is
the largest crater made by conventional weapons in the world.
Over 100m deep and approx 1/4 mile diameter was an arms dump
that exploded during the war killing 70 people many of whom were
never found!!! It was kept quiet at the time but was apparently
heard as far away as London. Some easy walks with some good pubs
A view of Alton Castle from the
Churnett Valley cycle path - a 5
mile flat pleasant route between Oakamoor and Denstone - pubs at
Alton Camping and Caravanning Club Site - located nr Alton
Towers, Staffordshire. A massive site, with excellent facilities
close to a pub.
Three Shires Head where Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Cheshire
county borders all meet in a well deserved beauty spot. Plenty
of walks all around this area with some great moorland views.
The Roaches in Staffordshire on the Leek to Buxton road. Good
walking and great views. If driving towards Leek look out for
the Winking Man as you drive past the Roaches - a quirky feature
in the rock formation.
a great day out at the
Churnett Valley Railway located just
south of Leek in Staffordshire ......... well worth a visit.
Luds Church nr Roaches End. A wet walk setting off from GLADBACH up to
ROACHES END and then back via the RIDGE and LUDS CHURCH.