Public Transport based walk with John Ireland.
A walk over the tops from Bury back down to Ramsbottom Station, from which we get the steam train back to Bury.
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.
09:15: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 09:30. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Return Tram Ticket Victoria to Bury £TBA, Single Rawtenstall to Bury £5.30
09:30: Train departs for the walk start at Bury Interchange.
10:00: Walk starts at Bury Interchange.
Return from Ramsbottom Station. 16:25
Waypoints: Bury, Burrs, Limefield, Gindles Farm, Buckhurst Farm, Turf Moor, Rossendale Way, Waugh's Well, Scout Moor Bottom, New Gate, M66 Footbridge, Ramsbottom Station
Note change to destination - this means the distance is slightly longer, so whilst the pace will be moderate we will need to bear in mind that the last train back to Bury is at 1625.
Beers at the Trackside Bar, Bury. Think yourselves lucky I didn't call this walk 'Waugh's Well that Ends Well'...