Public Transport based walk with John Ireland.
Walk leader joining train at Bolton.
Lunch on Arnside Knott, then onto the Pepperpot, into Silverdale and round the beach back to Arnside for a fish and chip supper!
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.
09:00: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 09:16. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Return to Arnside £19, change at Lancaster for train to Arnside. Cheaper options are available as advance tickets.
09:16: Train departs for the walk start at Arnside Station.
10:50: Walk starts at Arnside Station.
Return from Arnside Station. 16:58, 18:58
Waypoints: Arnside Knott, Arnside Tower, Pepperpot, Silverdale, Park Point, Arnside.
In case of inclement weather, the latter part of the route may be a less exposed route along the cliff tops and the woods around Park Point. Toilets are available on the train, optional fish and chips at the end of the Walk.
If driving, a route map is available on https://maps.google.co.uk/maps?saddr=Manchester&daddr=Arnside&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&gl=uk&dirflg=d&geocode=FVMHMAMdCrPd_ynb9SZSTE16SDGqa_4EOBS-2Q%3BFaAVOwMdjcbU_yk3gBqwRpp8SDHaytXz-paF2g&t=h&z=14 - note that the walk will start 5 minutes after the train arrives, please ensure you're on time if driving.