Public Transport based walk with John Ireland.
Does this walk have anything to do with the storming of the Bastille and the French Revolution? NON!
It's just a linear walk in the hills between Todmorden and Rawtenstall, with a ride back into Bury on a steam train.
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 Victoria for the train at 09:14. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
GM Train & Tram Ranger £7.50 + Single from Littleborough to Walsden £4.80 + Single Rawtenstall to Bury £7
09:14: Train departs for the walk start at Walsden.
09:50: Walk starts at Walsden.
Return from Rawtenstall Station. 16:05
Waypoints: Brown Road Farm, Foul Clough Road, Trough Edge End, Shawforth, Holden Moor, Jackson's Moor, Cowpe Moss, Cowpe Lowe, Rawtenstall Station
Bring your Ramblers membership card as Ramblers get Concessionary Fare (10% off) on the East Lancs Railway! (Fare is £6.30)
Beers in the Trackside bar once we get to Bury.