Bolton CHA Rambling Club -
‘C’ Walks are “Easier” category walks at a slower pace, equivalent to Wednesday No. 3 walks.
COACH TRIP – KIRKBY STEPHEN Meet at Bolton bus station (Stand G) for 8.30 start.
'A'/'B' – Bollam Bridge, Millennium Footbridge, Nateby, Lammerside Castle, Carr House, Pendragon Castle,Kirkby Stephen.Approx 9 miles.
'C' – This will be a scenic and low level walk. It will probably encompass a stretch along the river, the exploration of a castle site, Stenkrith Park and more. Further details about this lovely walk will be revealed on the day.5-
'A' LANGDALE PIKES -
'B' – WORTHINGTON LAKES – Meet at Vicarage Road CP for 10.30 start. Blackrod Bottoms, Worthington Lakes, Arley, Haigh.8 miles.
'C' – SUMMERSEAT GARDEN CENTRE – Cars to Hare and Hounds public house, Holcombe Brook. Walk starts here on Lumb Carr Road (B6214), left at junction with Bolton Road at 10.30.Summerseat Garden Centre, Chest Wheel, Burrs Country Park, Touch Road Farm, Nabbs Farm, Brooksbottom.6 miles.
PRESIDENTS WALK: 125 Preston bus to Crown Hotel, Horwich. Meet at Lever Park Ave at 10.10 for transport to Rivington Hall Drive for 10.30 start. Bowling Club, Street Drive, Healy Nab, White Coppice, Anglezarke, Overflow Steps, Bowling Club. Please contact if you wish just to go direct to the Bowling Club without walking for approx time that the walkers with be arriving there. 7 miles.
'A' – KINDER SCOUT – Meet at Aldi CP, Higher Bridge Street at 9.00. Walk starts at 10.15 at the Lay BY on the A624, 2 miles south of Glossop (GR 034908).Harry Hut, Mill Hill (Pennine Way), Kinder Scout, Kinder Downfall, Red Brook, Kinder Reservoir, Chunal Summit.X.R.
'B' – HAIGH – Meet at Balcarres Arms, Haigh for 10.30 start.Canal, Plantation Gates, Douglas Valley, Haigh Hall Grounds.Y.M.
'C' – TORRA BARN – Cars to Eagley Cricket Ground for 11.00 start.Dunscar Fold, Smith Lane, Turton Golf Course, Torra Barn, Lunch at Turton Tower, Eagley.6 miles.
3rd August – COACH TRIP – MALHAM
Meet at Bolton bus station (Stand G) for 8.30 start.'A' – Malham, Janet's Foss, Weets Top, Calton, Airton, Kirkby Malham, Malham.Aprox 9 miles.
'B' – Malham, Janet's Foss, Gordale Scar, Malham Tarn, Malham Cove, Malham.8 miles.
'C' – Details will be passed around the coach on the day of the trip.
Full details of all walks will be announced by leaders on the coach. There will be comfort stops on the trip.
'C' – WHEATSHEAF CLOUGH – Cars to Turton Tower for 11.00 start.Clough House, Entwistle Reservoir CP, Wayoh Reservoir Extension, Wheatsheaf Clough, Isherwood Fold, Turton Bottoms, Turton Tower.6 miles.
'A' – ARNCLIFFE – Meet at Aldi CP, Higher Bridge Street at 9.00. Walk starts from Arncliffe, Yorkshire Dales GR SD 9315 7185. Post Code for Falcon Inn is BD23 5QE.Hawkswick Cote, High Cote Moor, Great Close, Clowder, Yew Cogar Scar.X.R.
'B' – LEAD MINES CLOUGH – 125 Preston bus to Crown Hotel, Horwich. Meet at Lever Park Ave AT 10.10 for transport to Rivington Hall Drive for 10.30 start. Dyke Path, Hempshaws, Simms, Lead Mines Clough, Jepsons Gate, Manor House, Overflow Steps, Rivington Hall Drive.Y.M.
'C' – NUTTALL PARK – Cars to Nuttall Park CP, Ramsbottom for 10.30 start.Stubbins, Strongstry, Orwell Vale, Old Railway Line. 6 miles.
'A ' – PINHAW BEACON – Meet at Aldi CP, Higher Bridge Street at 9.00 Walk starts from layby near Pinhaw Beacon (GR 939472) at 10.15.Lothersdale, Surgill Beck, Elslack Reservoir, Pennine Way.X.R.
'B' – 2 LAKES – Meet at Turton Tower for 10.30 start. Turton Bottoms, Chapeltown, Wayoh Circuit, Barlow Institute, Jumbles. Y.M.
'C' – DOFFCOCKER (New Walk) – 125 Preston bus to Doffcocker public house. Cars to Doffcocker Lodge CP adjacent to Triangle Chorley Old Road for 10.30 start.Boot Lane, Old Links Golf Course, Sheep House Farm, Tippett House, Moss Bank Park, Doffcocker. Approx 6 miles.
'B' – WIGAN GREAT HEART – Bus and cars to Morrison's CP, Ince for 10.30 start.Top Lock, Haigh Hall, Sinclair Lane, Tow Path, Kirklas/Ince.Y.M.
'C' – MOSES GATE – 524 bus to Moses Gate Country Park. Cars to bottom CP for for 10.30 start.Top Canal, Ringlwy, Prestolee, Moses Gate.6 miles.
COACH TRIP – GRASMERE
Meet at Bolton bus station (Stand G) for 8.30 start.'A' – Ambleside, Loughrigg Fell, Silver How, Blearigg, Grasmere.10.5 mountain walk with 2685 feet of ascent.
'A' – 'A' PARTY WEEKEND.
'B' – HOLLYMOUNT – Cars to Jumbles CP for 10.30 start.Slack Lane, Affetside, Two Brooks Valley, Hollymount Top 'o' Quarlton, Pallett, Turton Bottoms.Y.M.
'C' – TURTON GOLF COURSE – Cars to Turton Tower for 10.30 start.Clough House, Wayoh Reservoir, Barlow Institute, Birches, Jumbles, Littermans Bridge, Turton Tower 7 miles.
'A' – SCORTON – Meet at Aldi CP, Higher Bridge Stret at 9.00. Walk starts from the Square, Scorton at 10.00 (outside Scorton Barn PR3 1AU. GR (492488).Wyre Way, Throstle Nest Farm, Grizedale Lea Reservoir, Harrisend Fell, Street Bridge.X.R.
'B' – RIVINGTON CIRCULAR – 125 Preston bus to Lever Park Ave, Horwich. Meet cars in Lever Park Ave for transport to Rivington Hall Drive for 10.30 start.Dean Wood, Alance Bridge, Jepsons Gate, Manor House, Overflow Steps, Liverpool Castle, Higher Derbyshires.Y.M.
'C' – SAMUEL CROMPTON'S WALK – 507 Harwood bus and cars to Morrison's, Harwood. Cars park at the back of Morrison's on the road for 10.30 start.Longsight Park, Oaks Lane, Bank Top, Hall 'ith Wood, Firwood Fold, Longsight Park. 5 miles.
The Countrywide Holiday Association, (C.H.A.) originally had many holiday centres located throughout the country. In the 1990’s the company ceased trading, however many of the Clubs that were formed have continued to use the name of the Association and have flourished by offering different activities to members.