Bolton CHA Rambling Club

The Friendly Ramblers

Wednesday Winter Rambles

Category 1) May walk at a faster pace

Category 2) Intermediate walks between Category 1 & 3 walks

Category 3) Walks are easier and at a slower pace ideal for beginners

Note: use the links in the start point to open up google maps for precise GPS coordinates.

Walk DateWalk CatName of WalkStart PointWalk Way PointsDistance & Terrain Description
6th April 20221Helmshore and OnwardsHelmshore Textile Museum CP. Heslingdon. BB4 4NP
Hill End, Legs End, Rossendale Way, Bentley Moss, Cotes Farm, Burnt Hill, Hollinbank Farm8.5 miles
2Yarrow ValleyYarrow Valley CP PR7 3QL.
Bottom of Birkacre Road, passing Birkacre nurseries on your right
River Yarrow, Dry Bones Wood, Eller Brook, Wigan Lane, Canal Towpath, Bridge 74, Duxbury Park, River Yarrow8 miles
3New Walk Goyt ValleyMeet at Bolton Train Station (BL2 1BE) at 9.30 for the train to Marple where the walk starts.Peak forest canal - strines – Goyt Valley – New Mills6 miles
13th April 20221White CoppiceMeet at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue Horwich. BL6 7JU at 10.10 for transport to Rivington Hall Drive, BL6 7SB, where walk starts.Spitlers Edge, Great Hill, White Coppice, Anglezarke9 miles
2Stone CircleTurton Tower CP. BL7 0HGStone Circle, Three Lowes, Wayoh West, Edgworth, Turton Bottoms. Jumbles East7 miles
3Cutacre Cutacre Country Park CP, Rosemary lane. BL5 1BS Cutacre, Pretoria5 miles
20th April 20221Whittlestone HeadTurton Tower CP. BL7 0HGClough House, Batridge Road CP, Edge Lane, Ramwell’s Farm, Whittlestone Head, Coke Ovens, Wayoh Fold, Wayoh Reservoir, Chapeltown 8.5 miles
2Fisherman's WalkBottom of Lever Park Avenue Horwich. BL6 7JU Dryfield Lane, Fisherman's' Walk, Street Drive, Overflow Steps, Dean Brook, Rivington, Horwich. 8 miles
3EntwistleTurton Tower CP. BL7 0HGEntwistle Circuit, Wayoh, Chapeltown 6.5 miles