Fylde Coast and Blackpool Illuminations

Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Owain Roberts.

9.6 mi


A walk following the River Wyre before cutting across the Fleetwood peninsula and down the beach to Cleveleys. Return to Blackpool by tram to view the famous illuminations wich are lit from 6:30pm.

Meet & Travel arrangements - Public Transport

We’ll use public transport from Manchester to travel to and return from the walk start/end.
Itinerary is below - click station links for map and further information.

10:35: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 10:46. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

Off Peak Day Return to Blackpool North - £17. Advance tickets are available for around £10 but if you want to view the illuminations probably best to book return for around or after 7:30pm. Single tram fare is £1.60

10:46: Train departs for the walk start at Poulton-le-Fylde Station.

11:54: Walk starts at Poulton-le-Fylde Station.

Return from Blackpool North. 3 trains an hour until 19:40. Then 2 trains an hour

Waypoints: Little Poulton, Bridge House, Wyre Estuary Country Park, Fleetwood Farm, Wyre Way, Fylde Coast

22-10-2016 10:35 22-10-2016 20:00:00 Europe/London Fylde Coast and Blackpool Illuminations Poulton-le-Fylde Station MAD Walkers
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