Number 1 walks start at 10.00 am. All other walks start at 10.30 am unless otherwise stated.
(1) GRANGE/HAMPSFELL – 10 Miles
Cars to Grange CP, LA11 6EH. GR 413 783.
Walk – Grange, Hampsfell, Hard Crag, How Barrow, Cartmel, Grange Promenade.
(2) LEIGH – 8.5 Miles
Cars to Aspull Common car park off the A572, opposite the Robin Hood. Pub. First left at the entrance, free parking. Nearest post code WN7 3PA. GR SJ 644 988.
Walk – Pennington Flash, M/C-Lpl railway, Glazebury, Bedford Hall and return.
(3) ANGLEZARKE ROUND – 7 Miles
Meet – Lower Barn , please park on approach road to Hall. GR 628 142.
Walk at leaders discretion.
(4) BOB’S SMITHY & OLD LINKS – 6 Miles
Meet at the Triangle Methodist Church/Doffcocker CP, BL1 5SL.
Walk – Doffcocker Lodge, Bob’s Smithy, Golf Course, Barrow Bridge, Smithills Dean, Moss Bank Park.
PRESIDENTS DAY COACH TRIP TO MACCLESFIELD
(1) EARL CRAG – 11 Miles
Cars park near to church in Cowling on A6068. GR 968 431.
Walk – Earl Crag, Bridge End, Gib, Lothersdale, Hawkshaw Moor .
(2) ABYSSINIA – 9 Miles
Cars to Yarrow Valley Country Park CP, Birkace Road Chorley, PR7 3RN. GR SD 570 152.
Walk – Duxbury Woods, Abyssinia, Lymbrick and return.
(3) BEAMERS TRAIL – 6.5 Miles
Meet – Witton Country Park Main CP ( off Preston Old Road), BB2 2TP. GR SD 662 271.
Walk – Crow Wood, Billinge Wood, Hoghton Bottoms, Pleasington.
(4) ‘TWIXT BELMONT AND DELPH – 5.5 Miles
Meet at the Belmont Bull, now closed. GR SD 674 162. BL7 8AJ. Park on streets nearby.
Walk – Belmont Reservoir, Higher Whittaker, Stones Bank, Walmsley Chapel, Delph Reservoir, return.
(5) SMITHILLS RAMBLE (10.30am start) – 3 Miles
Meet – Cars to Smithills Hall car park.
Walk – Smithills Hall, Barrow Bridge, Sheephouse Farm, Tippet House, Smithills Hall. Bus available to Smithills Dean Road. Lunch in cafe.
(1) PENDLE HILL – 12 Miles
Cars to Barley CP. GR 823 403.
Walk – Ogden Reservoirs, Boar Clough, Pendle Beacon, Worston Moor, Downham, Wooly Hill, Twiston, Lower Black Moss Reservoirs.
(2) NOYNA CIRCULAR – 10 Miles
Cars to Foulridge Wharfe Café car park, park away from the café, BB8 7PP. GR SD 888 426.
Walk – Foulridge Tunnel, Noyna Hall, Noyna Hill, Great Edge, Leeds Liverpool Canal and return.
(3) GREENHALGH CASTLE RUIN GARSTANG – 6 Miles
Meet – Pay and display CP High Street, PR3 1FU.
Walk – Riverside footpath, Greenhalgh Castle farm, Delph Lane, North Toppings Woods and return.
(4) DUNHAM MASSEY by rail and tram – 6 Miles
Meet at Bolton Station (on platform) to catch 9.54 train to Deansgate and then to Gmex Metro tram stop for 10.09 to travel to Navigation Road (free with pass).
Walk – Bridgewater Canal, Woodhouse, Dunham Park, Denzell Gardens, The Downs, Altrincham Metrolink for return.
(1) LAYCOCK/GOOSE EYE – 10 Miles
Park on the street in Laycock at Keighley end of village, GR 032 410.
Walk – Goose Eye, Bottoms Farm, Morkin Bridge, Scotland Hill, Newsholme, Laycock.
(2) SMITHILLS MOOR WALK – 8 Miles
Park at main car park, Smithills Hall. Turn right off Smithills Dean Road, BL1 7NP. GR SD 694 119.
Walk – Smithills Hall, Tippett House, Burnt Edge, Edge Lane & return via Barrow Bridge.
(3) UP “T” PLUNGE – 7 Miles
Meet – Nuttall Park, Nuttall Hall Road, Ramsbottom, BL0 9LR. GR SD 796 163.
Walk – Sheep Hey, Plunge Hey Meadows, Strongstry and return.
(4) HEALEY NAB – 6 Miles
Meet at the White Coppice cricket pitch, PR6 9DE.
Walk – Heapey Reservoirs, Healey Nab, Waterman’s Cottage.