Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Gavin.
A short flat walk following the river Mersey and popping over into the old village of Ashton on Mersey. A quick beverage here and then back across the river to the Transpennine Trail into Urmston, which will nicely lead to the Urmston social at the Steamhouse pub. Walk leader will meet at Walk Start.
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.
18:44: Meet at Manchester Oxford Road Station for the train at 18:44. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Urmston evening return £1.55.
Chorltonites might prefer to take a bus; Stagecoach Dayrider ticket at £3.70 - a suitable bus will be the #23 at 18:13 from Chorlton bus station.
18:44: Train departs for the walk start at Urmston Railway Station.
19:00: Walk starts at Urmston Railway Station.
Return from Urmston Railway Station. xx:56