Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Alan Beeby.
+++WALK LEADER WILL MEET GROUP AT WALK START+++
From Chorlton we will head to Longford Park where if we are lucky the petting zoo will be open for us to take a breif visit. After this we will take a little short cut to Chorlton Nature Reserve and along to Jackson's Boat pub where we will be having a nice Sunday Lunch. After food we will head along the Mersey to Chorlton Water Park to do a circuit. Following this we will head back along the Mersey and through Chorlton Nature Reserve finishing at the Horse and Jockey Pub for those who wish to have a few drinks before heading home.
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.
10:50: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 11:00. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Chorlton can be reached by Bus or Tram with tickets being around £4 return from the City Centre. A Tram does go from Manchester Victoria Station
11:00: Train departs for the walk start at Chorlton tram stop.
11:30: Walk starts at Chorlton tram stop.
Return from Chorlton tram stop. every 15 minutes
Waypoints: Longford Park, Turn Moss Playing Fields, Chorlton Nature Reserve,River Mersey Jacksons Boat, Chorlton Water Park.