Category A walks, due to them being longer, generally start earlier and notice should be taken of individual walks instructions. 

Category B and C walks all start at 10:30 unless otherwise stated. 

Category A) May walk at a faster pace

Category B) Intermediate walks between Category A and C walks

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

Short DateWalk CatName of WalkStart PointWalk Way PointsDistance & Terrain Description
20th Apr 24ATwo HillsThe cp opposite the Cross Guns Public House, Egerton for a 10.00am start.Longworth, Winter hill, Great Hill, Belmont, Egerton12 miles. Rough moor
BWorthington LakesBlundell Lane, Little Scotland, Blackrod, Aberdeen Farm, Canal,Worthington Lakes, Red Rock, Sennicar Lane, Haigh Hall, Toddington Farm, Freezeland, Copperas House7.5 miles
CDoffcockerMoss Bank Park cpDoffcocker, High Rid, Doffcocker 5 miles 
27th Apr 24ABolton to Wigan Rail TrailMeet at 10am at Bolton Railway Station, by the Clock Tower. BL2 1BE. SD 718087Calling at Lostock, Westhoughton, Hindley, Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate Stations. Also, Queens Park, Chew Moor, Borsdane Wood, Whelley loop, Wigan canal and pier. Return by rail or bus. 12.5 miles. Linear walk.
BBottom o'th' MoorMoss Bank Park cpBarrow Bridge, Burnt Edge, Wildersmoor, Harts Houses, Bottom o'th' Moor, High Rid, Doffcocker8.5 miles
CSeven AcresLeverhulme Park Leisure Centre cpSeven Acres, Leverhulme, Burnden.5 miles
4th May 24AHurstwood Hall9.00 am at Aldi or at Hurstwood cp BB10 3LF for a 10.15am start. At the End of Hurstwood Lane (by the red phone box, bear left and then right. Take the second left into the car park’. Pay and display cpSwindon Bridge, Thursden valley, Burnley Way, Gorple Gate, Pennine bridleway, Cant Clough reservoir, Middle Pasture, Hurstwood Hall10 miles. Moorland
BHealey NabAnglezarke Reservoir cpKays Farm, Healey Nab, White Coppice, Anglezarke7 miles
CTigers CloughBottom of George's Lane, HorwichFisheries, Memorial Gdns, Tigers Clough, Ormston Farm, Fisheries.6 miles
11th May 24ACoach Trip - Grange over SandsTBA
BCoach Trip - Grange over SandsTBAOrnamental Gardens, Eggerslack woods, Cartmel and Cartmel Priory, Hampsfell viewpoint, St.Paul's Church, Grange over Sands7.75 miles
CCoach Trip - Grange over SandsTBA
18th May 24BWheelton PlantationWalk starts from Anglezarke Reservoir 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, Drinkwaterds, Wheelton Plantation, White Coppice7.5 miles
CAinsworth CircularDuke William PH, Ainsworth, park on the nearby tracks Knowsley Cottages, Lowercroft Lodges, Bentley Hall6 miles
25th May 24ATorridge9.00am at Aldi (Higher Bridge St, Bolton) or at the village long stay cp, Chipping for a 10.00am start PR3 2QH. (cp entrance next to 14 Garstang Rd)Dinkling Green, Whitemoor, Torridge, Fair Oak Fell, Burnslack, Chipping12 miles. Rough moor
BWithnell MoorRyal Fold Visitor's Centre, TockholesRoddlesworth reservoir, Abbey Village, Withnell Moor, Steppimg Stones, Rocky Brook7 miles
CUp and Down Peel TowerLumb Carr Rd cpFollow Moor Bottom road up to Peel Tower, then down the back, along the valley to Middle Ridge and back to the start point through Reddisher Woods6 miles
1st Jun 24AGlasson Dock9am Aldi or a 10.15am start at Glasson Dock cp, LA2 0DBLancaster Canal, Elle Grange,Cockerham, Abbey, Marsh Lane,11 miles. Moderate
BTwo Lads and WildersmoorMoss Bank Park cpBarrow Bridge, Walker Foldm Holden's, Two Lads, Pike Cottage, Wildersmoor, Burnt Edge, Little Dakins, Barrow Bidge7.5 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
8th Jun 24ACartmell Circular10.15am start from main cp, LA11 6QB. £6 charge.Cartmel, Long Scar, Burns Farm, Grassgarth, Beck Side, Hampstead Hall, Hospice, CartmelApprox 11.5 miles moderate
B Salmesbury HallBoar’s Head car park PR5 0RXHoughton Bottoms, Close Farm, Hoolster Hill, Salmesbury Hall, Salmesbury Bottoms, Wild Bottom Wood, Bolton Hall8 miles
CHigh RidMeet at end of Fall Birch Rd where it meets Chorley New Road.High Rid, Doffcocker, Middlebrook Cycle Path6 miles
15th Jun 24AThe Real 3rd Y3P8.15am Aldi or for a 10.15am start at Green Dragon Inn, (roadside), Hardraw, Hawes, DL8 3LZ (SD867912) Note this is an 80 mile one way drive taking 1.5 hours. Pennine Way, Great Shunner Fell, Little Shunner Fell, Lovely Seat, Hardrow10-12 miles. Mixed terrain
BDean MillsMoss Bank Park cpBarrow Bridge, Golf Course, Burnt Edge, Dean Mills, Whimberry Hill, Horrocks Quarries, Tippett House8 miles
CBury AreaDuke William PH, Ainsworth, park on the nearby tracks Radcliffe, Bradley Fold Area5.5 miles
22nd Jun 24ANo Walk
BClifton Country ParkMoses Gate Country Park, Lower cpRock Hall, Canal, Meccano Bridge, Ringley, Giant's Seat, Clifton Marina, Canal path back to Moses Gate8 miles
CWorthington lakesBlundell Lane, Little Scotland, Blackrod, Blackrod Bottoms, Crawshaw Hall, Worthington Lakes, Arley Hall, Blundell Lane.6 miles.
29th Jun 24AHoles and NickHorton in Ribblesdale CP, BD24 0HG for a 10.30am startSell Gill holes, Birkwith cave, Selside, Sulber Nick, Crummock12 miles
BHorwich CircularBus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichDean Brook, Alance Bridge, Jepson's Gate, Manor House, Angezarke, Liverpool Castle8.5 miles
CAmong the treesBus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichHigher Derbyshire, Chapels, Lower Barn, Sheep House Lane, Fisherman's Walk, Lever Park Ave6 miles
6th Jul 24ASilverdale CircularBeach car park (bottom of Shore Rd past the Silverdale Hotel), LA5 0TP for a 10.15am startSilverdale, Crag Foot, Leighton Hall, Hawes Water, Arnside Tower, Red Rake, Silverdale.14 miles easy
BTwo LadsMoss Bank Park cpBarrow Bridge, Walker Fold, Two Lads, Bungalow Grounds, Tiger's Clough, Burnt Edge8 miles
CAinsworth CircularDuke William PH, Ainsworth, park on the nearby tracks Knowsley Cottages, Lowercroft Lodges, Bentley Hall6 miles
13th Jul 24ANo Walk
BDarwen Tower & Donkey BrewRyal Fold Visitor's Centre, TockholesStep Back Brook, Darwen tower, Sunnyhurst, The Kiosk, Sunnyhurst Woods, Donkey Brew7 miles
CHorwich CircularHorwich Leisure CentreGolf Links, Curleys, Memorial Gardens, Fox Hill, Bridge Hotel5.5 miles
20th Jul 24AWin Hill8.45am Aldi or for a 10.15am start at Heatherdene CP, A6013 Bamford Road, Ladybower, S33 0BY (SK202858) £6 car parking feeBamford Edge, Win Hill, Ladybower, Crook Hill10 -12 miles
BThe MastMoss Bank Park cpBarrow Bridge, Hampson's Farm, The Mast, Burnt Edge, 8 miles
CDoffcockerMoss Bank Park cpDoffcocker, High Rid, Doffcocker 5 miles 
27th Jul 24ACoach Trip - SedburghTBAHowgills Hoenweg. Follows lovely Rothey valley via Fawcett Bank, then ascends via edge of Yarlside to Bowderdale Head on mountain track with great views of Cautley Crags and the Spout. Continues with high level traverse to Spout, then on to the Calf. Return to Sedbergh via Calders on easy well made track.10 miles approx. Some rough fell/mountain terrain, sections of ascent/descent, great views.
BCoach Trip - SedburghTBA
CCoach Trip - SedburghTBA
3rd Aug 24BPresident's WalkRyal Fold Visitor's Centre, TockholesA joint A/B walk led by the President. Darwen Tower, Sunnyhurst Wood, Tockholes, Chapels Farm, Bradley Farm, Abbey Village, Roddlesworth8.5 miles
CPresidents WalkRyal Fold Visitor's Centre, TockholesRoddlesworth Circular5 miles
10th Aug 24ANo Walk
BRivington Bungalow GroundsBus terminus at the bottom of Lever Park Avenue HorwichRivington School, Bungalow Grounds, Pigeon Tower, Rivington, Dean Brook, Overflow Steps, Sreet Drive, Fisherman's Walk, Dryfield Lane7.5 miles
CHaigh HallBlundell Lane, Little Scotland, Blackrod, Haigh Hall Circuit, Blundell Lane, Little Scotland, Blackrod5 miles
17th Aug 24APendle9am at Aldi or a 9.45am start at Pendleton CP (beside Swan with two necks pub), BB7 1PXNick O’ Pendle, Pendle ridge, trig point, Downham Road, Bakerfield, Pendleton12 miles
BHaigh HallPark on road near Balcarres Arms, Copperas Lane, HaighCanal, Plantation Gates, Douglas Valley, Haigh Hall Grounds8 miles
CThe ReservoirsMeet at Crosby Road, Radcliffe, M26 4JL. (Off Higher Ainsworth Road)Ainsworth Reservoirs5.5 miles
24th Aug 24ANo Walk
BAinsworthDuke William PH, Ainsworth, park on the nearby tracks Walshaw, Tottington,Old Kays, Stormer Hill, Bentley Hall Raod, Ainsworth7.5 miles
CKirklees Country ParkThe signposted rambler/cycle lane opposite the Hub Tea Rooms on Brandlesholme Road Greenmount (BL8 4DR).Circular walk to & from Burrs Country Park following the converted railway track.6.5 miles
31st Aug 24AOswaldtwistleHelmshore Textile Museum CP, BB4 4NP for a 10am startHolden Hall, Heap Clough, Green Howarth, Jack House reservoir, Oswaldwistle Moor, Haslingden Grane10+ miles
BDoffcockerWhitehill Lane. Park on the road, by the side of Sweetloves Water Treatment PlantBarlow Park, Smithills Country Park, Moss Bank Park, Doffcocker Lodge, Old Links Golf Course, Horrocks Fold7.5 miles
CClifton / Philips ParkClifton 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
7th Sep 24ANo Walk
BTockholesRyal Fold Visitor's Centre, TockholesSunnyhurst woods, Weasel Farm, Earnsdale Reservoir, Sunnyhurst Woods.7 miles
CLead Mines CloughWalk 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 10.05Street Drive, Lead Mines Clough, Dean House 5 miles
14th Sep 24APendle Hill9am Aldi or for a 10am start at Barley (The Avenue Pay & Display) cp, BB12 9LDPendle House, Big End of Pendle, Pendle Hill, Ogden Clough, Newchurch in Pendle11 miles
BPennington Flash & beyondWalk starts from the cp of the Robin Hood Public House opposite the entrance to Pennington Flash, (St Helens Road, Leigh, WN7 3PA). Park at the rear of the cp.Sorrowcrow Farm, Mossely Hall, Lightshaw Hall, L&L canal, Pennington Flash7.5 miles
CRivington GardensRivington Great House Barn cpCircular tour of Rivington Gardens. The walk will go via the steps and paths only, and not the ravine.5 miles
21st Sep 24ANo Walk
BTop of QuarltonJumbles cpCrompton's Farm, Affetside, Holly Mount, Range House, Top of Quarlton, Pallett, Turton Bottoms8 miles
CTippet HouseMoss Bank Park cpSmithills Hall, Tippet House, Horrocks Hill Farm, Barrow Bridge5 miles
28th Sep 24ABroadstone and Dovestone9am Aldi or for a 10.15am start at Dovestone reservoir sailing club cp, near Greenfield, OL3 7NE. Pay and display cp.Alphin, Waterside, Kinderstones, Broadstone Hill, Pobgreen, Alderman’s Hill10-12 miles
BHole in OneOusel's Nest CP, right off Chapeltown road, B6391, after Bromley Cross Station, before Turton TowerClough House, Torra Barn, Turton Golf Club, Witton Weaver's Way, Rotary Way, Turton Bottoms, Wayoh West8 miles
CHaigh HallRed Rock cp. 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 cp.Leeds Liverpool Canal, Haigh Hall, Leeds Liverpool Canal5 miles
5th Oct 24ASabden Valley9am Aldi or a 10am start at Sabden Village cp, BB7 9EBDean Farm, Tinedale, Newchurch in Pendle, Fell Woods, Spence Moor11 miles
BYarnsdaleThe Barlow Institute, Edgworth BL7 0APWayoh East, Edge Fold, Foxhill, Yarnsdale, Entwistle, Turton Tower8 miles
CSmithills & Horrocks WoodSmithills Hall cp BL1 7NPHorrocks Woods and Moor, Tippett House, Barrow Bridge, Smithills Hall5.5 miles
12th Oct 24ANo Walk
BPike CottageBottom of George's Lane, HorwichMatchmoor Lane, Heather Hall, Two Lads, Pike Cottage, Bungalow Grounds, Tiger's Clough, Ormstons, Wilderswood7 miles
CBradshaw BottomsHough Fold Way, behind Morrisons Harwood, near the Health Centre Cricket Field, Bradshaw Bottoms, Jumbles Circuit, Riding Gate. 5 miles