Car based walk with Andrew Forbes.
A circular walk from Smithills Hall, past our Fred's Chimney, dropping in on twa lads, before heading up to Rivington Pike, over to Winter Hill to look at a scotsman's stump. Once you've recovered from that we'll head back to Smithills via a llama or two
Meet & Travel arrangements - Car Sharing
For car share walks, we meet at a convenient Manchester location and drive to the walk start using as few cars as possible. This keeps fuel costs and emissions down. Passengers please remember to contribute towards fuel costs at the end of the day.
Itinerary is below - click links for map and further information.
09:30: Meet at Ferguson House, Blackfriars Road, Salford, M3 7AG for lift share organising.
09:45: Cars will leave for the walk start (Smithills Hall).
10:30: Walk starts at Smithills Hall.
If you are driving, please make every effort to attend the Ferguson House, Blackfriars Road, Salford, M3 7AG meet point as some people may depend on a lift to get to the walk start. For further information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, especially if you intend to drive there directly.
Waypoints: Barrow Bridge, Walker Fold Farm, Burnt Edge, Two Lads, Pike Cottage, Rivington Pike, Winter Hill, Smithills Moor, Smithills Dean Road
Waterproofs and Gaiters Essential - Boggy up top.
On-road parking also available on Smithills Dean Road.