Public Transport based walk with John Ireland.
A linear walk from Darwen to Entwistle taking in the Tower and the Moors above Darwen and ending at the Strawbury Duck pub by Entwistle Station.
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.
09:45: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 10:00. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Return to Darwen £7.50. Duo ticket option (for 2 people) £11.20.
10:00: Train departs for the walk start at Darwen Station.
10:50: Walk starts at Darwen Station.
Return from Entwistle Station. 17:17, 18:17 to Manchester Victoria
Waypoints: Darwen, Jubilee Tower, Darwen Moor, Duckshaw Clough, White Hill, Witton Weavers Way, Cranshaw's, Turton and Entwistle Reservoir
Real ale and (possibly canapés) at the Strawbury Duck at the end!
If driving, there is parking near Entwistle Station. Train passes at 10:34. Please be aware that Entwistle is a request stop. If you are boarding here ensure you are stood on the platform in view of the driver.