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Wearing your hart on your head

Public Transport based walk with Mike Dent.

10.0 mi

407m

Leader to meet at walk start

Heading out of Ashton along a disused railway line, we pass through Daisy Nook Country Park on our way to Park Bridge - of Eiffel Tower fame. From there, its on to Hartshead Pike before we finish the day with a meander down the canal into Greenfield.

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.

10:15: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 10:29. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

GM ranger - £5.90

10:29: Train departs for the walk start at Ashton Under Lyne.

10:40: Walk starts at Ashton Under Lyne.

Return from Greenfield Station. 16:36, 17.36, xx.36

Waypoints: Daisy Nook, Park Bridge, Hartshead Pike, Mossley

Extra:

There are no toilets at Ashton Station - due to the journey time, you may like to use the ones at Victoria.

The walk start is easily accessible by car, bus or tram if you prefer. A single from Greenfield is £3.60

The recce was pretty muddy and in places boggy. Gaiters/Waterproofs wouldn't go amiss.

4-3-2017 10:15 4-3-2017 20:00:00 Europe/London Wearing your hart on your head Ashton Under Lyne MAD Walkers
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