Public Transport based walk with Gavin.
A linear fairly easy walk over to the west of Manchester with a curious windmill and a grand hall with even grander views. There's even an ice cream stop! You can't say fairer than that!
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.
10:20: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 10:25. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Ranger Rail £4.60
10:25: Train departs for the walk start at Blackrod Station.
10:52: Walk starts at Blackrod Station.
Return from Wigan Wallgate. xx:15 into Victoria, xx:36 into Piccadilly
Waypoints: Blackrod, Makinson's Farm, Blundell Lane, Meadow Pit Lane, Copperas Lane, Haigh Hall, Leeds Liverpool Canal, Bottling Wood, Mesnes Park, Wigan