DateWalk CatName of WalkStart PointWalk Way PointsDistance & Terrain Description
23rd Apr 2022AEdale Edges Meet at Bolton station at 8.45 for train to Piccadilly (coffee) or at Edale station where walk starts at 10.30Ringing Roger, Wool Packs, Swine’s Back, Jacob’s Ladder, Upper Booth, The Rambler10 miles, climbing 750 metres. Worth the effort!
BDean Mills ReservoirMoss Bank Park CPBarrow Bridge, Golf Course, Burnt Edge, Dean Mills, Whimberry Hill, Horrocks Quarries, Tippett House8 miles
CBradshaw BottomsHough Fold Way, behind Morrisons Harwood, near the Health Centre. BL2 3HQCricket Field, Bradshaw Bottoms, Jumbles Circuit, Riding Gate. 5 miles
30th Apr 2022AShining TorMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at The Street, Errwood Reservoir CP, Goyt Valley (SK17 6SX) where walk starts at 10.30Trig, Jenkin Chapel, Browntop Farm, Pym Chair, The Street, Errwood Reservoir, Clough Bridge11 miles, tracks, fields and paths
BAmelie's PondCross Guns CP, Egerton (Car park is over the road to the pub). BL7 9TR New Butterworths, Clough House, Wayoh, Amelie's Pond, Edge Fold, Entwistle, Turton Heights8 miles
CTippet HouseMoss Bank Park CPSmithills Hall, Tippet House, Horrocks Hill Farm, Barrow Bridge5 miles
7th May 2022AVictoria Cave Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge
Street, at 9.00 or at
Greenfoot CP, Settle (BD24
9RW) where walk starts at
10.30
Victoria Cave, Langcliffe, Hoffmann Kiln, Stainforth Force, SettleApprox. 11 miles, hillsand fields
BThe MastWalker Fold Car ParkWalker Fold, Dean Mills Reservoir, The Mast, Horrocks Fold, Barrow Bridge8 miles
CLeverhulme / Moses gate.Leverhulme Park Leisure Centre CPLeverhulme Park, Darcy Lever, Frog Lane, Moses Gate Park, Meccano Bridge. Return via River side,6 miles
14th May 2022APendle HillMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 0900 or at Pendleton CP (BB7 1PX) at 1000 - Pub (Swan with two necks) / village CP Nick of Pendle, Pendle trig, Downham Rd, Swan at Pendleton.10 miles, rough moor.
BBowstone HillHough Fold Way, behind Morrisons Harwood, near the Health Centre. BL2 3HQBrookfold Lane, Bowstone Hill, Stormer Hill, Two Brooks, Affetside, Crompton's Farm, Bradshaw Bottoms8 miles
CWorthington lakesBlundell Lane, Little Scotland, Blackrod, Blackrod Bottoms, Crawshaw Hall, Worthington Lakes, Arley Hall, Blundell Lane.6 miles.
21st May 2022AMarsden MoorMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 8.45 or at St Bartholemew's Church, Marsden, (HD7 6DD, GR: SE 048116) where walk starts at 10.00. Parking is on the street anywhere near the church .Piper Stones, Black Edge, Rams Clough, Pennine Way, Swellands, Black Moss, Standedge TrailApprox. 8.5 miles, moorland and tracks
BTwo Lads and WildersmoorMoss Bank Park CPBarrow Bridge, Walker Fold, Holdens, Two Lads, Pike Cottage, Wildersmoor, Burnt Edge, Little Dakins, Barrow Bridge7.8 miles
CClifton / Philips ParkClifton Marina Country Park – no 8 bus to Manchester for 10.10 (book to Clifton Marina)Clifton Marina country park, cycle path, along river Irwell, into Philips Park, Memorial Gardens, Bradley Brook, Clifton Marina.5 miles
28th May 2022ACown Edge
Circular
Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at St Thomas’ Church CP, Mellor (SK6 5LX) where walk starts
at 10.00
St Thomas's CP, Hollywood End, Moorside, Coombes Edge, Cown Edge, Higher Fold, Bullshaw Farm, Rowarth, Shiloh Hall Farm, Mellor10.5 miles
BWithnell MoorRyal Fold Visitor's Centre, TockholesRoddlesworth Reservoirs, Abbey Village, Withnell Moor, Stepping Stones, Rocky Brook7 miles
CAnglezarke ReservoirWalk starts at Anglezarke CP. For people needing transport to the start point, meet at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue at 10.00Circular walk around Anglezarke Reservoir5 miles
4th Jun 2022AStraight Mile Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at upper CP, Towneley Hall, Burnley (BB11 3QT, off A671 Todmorden Road) where walk starts at 10.00Cliviger, Hurstwood, Extwistle Moor, Thursden, Swindon, Straight Mile, Towneley12 miles, rough moor
BNo walk - Jubilee weekend
CNo walk - Jubilee weekend
11th Jun 2022AFurness ValeMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at Nelson Pit CP, Higher Poynton (SK12 1TH) where walk starts at 10.00Throstlenest Farm, Lyme Hall, Dipping Stone, Furness Vale, Bollinhurst Reservoir, Ryles Wood, Macclesfield Canal12 miles, moderate / strenuous
BHorwich CircularWalk starts at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichLower Barn, Dean Brook,Alance Bridge, Jepson's Gate, Manor House, Overflow Steps, Rivington, Liverpool Castle8 miles
CAmong the treesWalk starts at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichHigher Derbyshire, Chapels, Lower Barn, Sheep House Lane, Fisherman's Walk, Lever Park Ave6 miles
18th Jun 2022AOusel Nest Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.30 or at Ousel Nest CP where walk starts at 10.00Affetside, Roger Worthington, Edgeworth, Turton Tower12 miles, moorland and tracks
BHole in OneTurton Tower CP. BL7 0HGClough House, Torra Barn, Turton Golf Club, Witton Weavers Way, Rotary Way, Turton Bottoms, Wayoh West8.5 miles
CMatchmoorBottom of Georges Lane, Horwich.Matchmoor Lane, Walkers Fold, Mast, Georges Lane,6 miles.
25th Jun 2022APresident’s
walk (A/B)
Meet at Moss Bank Park CP where walk starts at 10.00. Get together after walks at Hollywood Road Sports and Social Club, BL1 6HPBarrow Bridge, Horrocks Fold, Dean Mills Reservoir, Burnt Edge, Little Dakins, Moss Bank ParkApprox. 8-9 miles, moorland and tracks
BPresident's WalkMoss Bank Park CP
CPresident's WalkMoss Bank Park CP, where walk starts at 10.30Smithills Hall, Tippet House, Horrocks Hill Farm, Barrow Bridge5 miles
2nd Jul 2022ADownhamMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge
Street, at 9.00 or at Downham Village CP (BB7 4BS, GR 784442) where walk starts at 10.00
Sawley, Ribble Way, Charburn, Warsaw Hill 10 miles, moderate
BHealey NabWalk starts at Rivington Hall Drive. For people needing transport to the start point, meet at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue at 10.05Rivington, Street Drive, Grey Heights, Healey Nab, White Coppice, Anglezarke. Overflow Steps9 miles
CTurton TowersTurton Tower CP. BL7 0HGClough House, Wayoh5 miles
9th Jul 2022ACoach Trip - SettleSettle, Stackhouse, Feizor, Stainforth Force, Catrigg Force, Langcliffe, SettleApprox. 10 miles
BCoach Trip - SettleSettle, Langcliffe Village, Upper Winskill, Cattrigg Force, Victoria Cave, Warrendale Knotts, Settle.8 miles, climbing 800 feet at an easy pace, superb limestone scenery
CCoach Trip - SettleSettle coach station, Follow river via Stackhouse to Stainforth Force, (Lunch) returning via Lancliffe back to settle6 miles
16th Jul 2022AEdisfordMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or outside St Paul’s Church, Edisford Road. Clitheroe (BB7 2LT) where the walk starts at 10.00Bashall Hall, Saddle Bridge, Waddington, Grindleton, Ribble Way10-11 miles, moderate
countryside and
riverside
BOld Coach RoadWalk starts at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichDerbyshires, Yarrow West, Old Coach Road, Lead Mines Clough, Yarrow East, Lower Barn, Lever Park Avenue8 miles
CLesley's Walk (Horwich Golf Course / Rivington)Horwich Leisure CentreGolf Links, Curleys, Memorial Gardens, Foxhill, Bridge Hotel5 miles
23rd Jul 2022APots and PansMeet at Bolton station at 9.00 for train to Victoria (coffee) or at Greenfield station where walk starts at 10.20Oldham Way, Dovestone Reservoir, Pots and Pans, Slades Rocks, Uppermill10 miles, climbing 505
metres, undulating
BPike CottageBottom of Georges Lane, Horwich.Matchmoor Lane, Heather Hall, Two Lads, Pike Cottage, Bungalow Grounds, Tiger's Clough, Ormstons, Wilderswood7 miles
CTigers CloughBottom of Georges Lane, Horwich.Curleys,Tigers clough, Derbyshire’s,Top barn, Bottom barn, lever park. Bus back to Georges lane.6 miles
30th Jul 2022AChinley (linear
walk with
return to
Chinley by train)
Start to be decided. Ring
leader for details.
Chinley, Rushup, Castleton, Hope 10 miles, moderate
BWorthington LakesVicarage Road CP, BlackrodBlackrod Bottoms, Worthington Lakes, Arley, Haigh7 miles
CDoffcocker / SmithillsMeet at Doffcocker Lodge CP, opposite the Triangle on Chorley Old Road.Boot Lane, Old Links, Barrow Bridge, Tippet House, Moss Bank Park6 miles
6th Aug 2022AWildboarclough
and Shutlingsloe
Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at Clough House CP (SK11 0BD) where walk starts at 10.30Trig, West Trentabank Reservoir, Hacker Way Lane, Whitehills, Bottom-of-the-Oven, Broughsplace, Clough House10 miles, paths, fields
and tracks
BCounting HillMoss Bank Park CPBarrow Bridge, Hampson's Farm, Sheepcote Green, Counting Hill, TV mast, Burnt Edge, Little Dakins8 miles
CAinsworthWhite Horse, Stitch-me-Lane, Golf Course, Duke William, Ainsworth Reservoir, Stitch-me-Lane6 miles
13th Aug 2022AWray Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 8.45 or at Bridge House Farm Tea Rooms CP (free) in Wray (LA2 8QP) where walk starts at 10.00Wray, Melbank, Tatham, Melling, Wennington, WrayApprox. 9.5 miles, moderate
BSpitlers EdgeNaylor's Terrace behind the old Belmont Bull Public House (Now apartments)Hordern Stoops, Spitler's Edge, Great Hill, Piccadilly, Higher Pastures House8 mile
CIce Cream walkBottom of Georges Lane, Horwich.Wallsuches,Rivington,Cunliffe Farm, Hall’oth Hill, Frederick Ice Cream. Bus back to Georges Lane6 miles
20th Aug 2022ASizergh Castle Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at public house just before road entrance to Sizergh Castle
(LA8 8AE) where walk starts
at 10.15. Park at road side.
Nannypike Lane, Hawes Bridge, Bradley Field, Scout Scar, Wells Garth10-12 miles, moderate.
BHigh RidMoss Bank Park CPDoffcocker Lodge, High Rid reservoir, Burnt Edge, Holdens, Walker Fold, Barrow Bridge8 miles
CHigh Rid/DoffcockerHawkers Lane/Academy Way Ox Hey Lane, High Rid, Doffcocker, Middlebrook, Golf course, Ox Hey Lane6.5 miles
27th Aug 2022AHeapeyMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.20 or at Anglezarke CP where walk starts at 10.00Leeds/Liverpool Canal, Heapey, White Coppice10 miles
BEagley BrookOusel Nest CP, right off Chapeltown Rd B6391, after Bromley Cross station, before Turton TowerGrange Road, Birtenshaw, Eagley Brook, Dimple Parrs, Jesus Stone, Clough House, Turton Tower, Golf Course9 miles
CSummerseatMeet at Summerset Garden Centre BL9 5QDRailway Path, Walmsley Rd, Falshaw Ice Cream6 miles
3rd Sep 2022APleasington Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at Witton Park main CP, Blackburn where walk starts at 9.45Billinge Hill, Witton Weavers Way, Hoghton Bottoms, Riley Green, Leeds-Liverpool Canal, Feniscowles10-11 miles, moderate
countryside and canal
tow path
BCroal / Irwell ValleyMoses Gate Country Park, bottom CPPrestolee, Clifton Marina. Aquaduct9 miles
CTigers CloughBottom of Georges Lane, Horwich.Fisheries, Memorial Gdns, Tigers Clough, Ormston Farm, Fisheries.6 miles
10th Sep 2022AWalker FoldMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge
Street, at 9.30 or at Walker Fold CP where walk starts at 10.00
Burnt Edge, Mast, Belmont Reservoir, Longworth Clough, Horrocks Fold12 miles, moorland
BThe MastMoss Bank Park CPWalker Fold, Burnt Edge, The Mast, Coal Pit Road, Barrow Bridge8 miles
CChorley Canal Walk125 Bus to Preston, stay on the bus at Chorley bus station and alight two stops later at Chorley hospital where the walk starts. Catch return bus at Adlington. Remember bus passesChorley, Botany Bay Canal, Ice Cream Bar, Adlington, Return Bus6 miles
17th Sep 2022AA Party Weekend Derbyshire
BLast DropLast Drop CP (Take right fork on entry. Car park is facing The Pennine suite building)Last Drop, Grange Road, Turton Bottoms, The Barlow, Golf Club,Last Drop7 miles
CWorsley WoodsOld Clough Lane, WorsleyWorsley Wood, Roe Green, Worsley Canal.5 miles
24th Sep 2022ABarnoldswickMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at Barnoldswick Central CP, by Co-op, (BB18 6AB) where walk starts at 10.15Weets Hill, Lower Admergill, Blacko, Slipper Hill Reservoir, Park Bridge10-12 miles, moderate
BChapel in the FieldMoss Bank Park CPBarrow Bridge, Burnt Edge, Wildersmoor, Harts Houses, Chapel in the Field, High Rid, Doffcocker Lodge9 miles
CSeven Acres Country Park.Meet at the Seven Acres CP Thicketford Rd BL2 2LU.Seven Acres circular via Leverhulme Park5.5 miles
1st Oct 2022AWhalley Nab Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.00 or at Spring wood CP (BB7 9UE) where walk starts at 10.00Nab Wood, River Calder, Read Hall, Wiswell, Common Side10.5 miles, moderate
BTwo LakesJumbles CP. BL2 4JPTurton Bottoms, Chapeltown, Wayoh Circuit, Barlow Institute, Jumbles CP.8 miles
CHaigh HallRed Rock CP Post Code WN1 2UW. Follow the B5239 (Red Rock Lane) towards Standish, over the canal and the CP is 200m past the old Bridge 63 Public House on the right. If the CP is full park at Bridge 63 pub CPLeeds Liverpool Canal, Haigh Hall, Leeds Liverpool Canal5 miles
8th Oct 2022ARossendale
Ramble
Meet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.15 or at Helmshore Textile Museum CP (BB4 4NP) where walk starts at 10.00Alden Valley, Musbury Valley, Musbury Heights, Nab Hill, Haslingden GraneApprox. 11 miles, rough moor and fields
BPigeon TowerWalk starts at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichRivington School, Bungalow Grounds, Pigeon Tower, Rivington, Dean Brook, Overflow Steps, Street Drive,Fisherman's Walk, Dryfield Lane8 miles
CSamuel CromptonHough Fold Way, behind Morrisons Harwood, near the Health Centre. BL2 3HQLongsight, Oak Lane, Bradshaw, Firwood Longsight5 miles
15th Oct 2022AHeapeyMeet at Aldi, Higher Bridge Street, at 9.30 or at Rivington Hall Drive where walk starts at 10.00Holland Fold, Canal, Tootals11 miles, easy
BWheelton MoorWalk starts at Anglezarke CP. For people needing transport to the start point, meet at the bus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue at 10.00Lead Mines Clough, Round Loaf, Drinkwaters, Wheelton Plantation, White Coppice, Anglezarke East8.5 miles
CLinneyshaw Loop.Anchor Lane (bottom of lane) off Highfield Road Farnworth Linneyshaw loop, Ashton Fields, Blackleach Country Park. Return same way.4.5 miles