AboutWell known for its lonely church, the 'Chapel in the Wilderness', this is a pleasant, moorland village nestling under the Cloud.
Nearby lies the ancient neolithic monument The Bridestones. Easy access to the old railway line (approximately 8.5 km long) which takes you on a great walk to the north end of Rudyard Lake and then on to Leek.
- Dogs accepted
- Telephone (public)
- Children welcome
- On-site catering
Map & Directions
Take the A53 from Buxton & Stoke and head into Leek, from Ashbourne take the A523.
From Leek take the A523 take the Macclesfield road for about five miles and arrive in Rushton Spencer.
The nearest railway station is Macclesfield, which is 8 miles away.