Greenbooth and Naden Valley

Situated near Rochdale, four reservoirs make up this site - Naden Higher, Naden Middle, Naden Lower and Greenbooth reservoir! The site offers spectacular views of Manchester, Yorkshire and the surrounding moorland and is a great escape all year round.

There are lots of walking routes to choose from, with access to extended hiking routes across Rooley Moor. There really is something for everyone.

Activities and site information

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Bird watching

horse riding

Horse Riding


Walking routes

If you love bird watching, Greenbooth is a great spot for Egrets and Pallid Swift.

Concessionary key required to access the Concessionary bridleway, please contact Rochdale and Bury Bridleway Association for details click here

Two waymarked routes.

There are routes around all four reservoirs with access to extended hiking routes across Rooley Moor.


For more information on rules and guidance, click the button below.

Rules and reservoir guidance

If you have any general enquiries, please speak to our friendly team on 0345 672 3723.

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Blue-green algae

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Recreation permits

Greenbooth reservoir map