Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Gavin Poulton.
A partially urban circular walk over a mainly flat route that takes us nearly to a dreamy place. No mid-way pub stop but there should be one at the end 'til we find ourselves bound for 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.
10:30: Meet at Manchester Oxford Road Station for the train at 10:45. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
£9.40 return to Widnes, or £14.10 for a Duo for two people
10:45: Train departs for the walk start at Widnes Station.
11:20: Walk starts at Widnes Station.
Return from Widnes Station. xx.11
Waypoints: Upton Rocks, Sandy Lane, Mill Lane, Pex Hill, Norland's Lane, Sandhill Farm, Wilmere House, Cranshaw Hall, Farnworth, Victoria Park
Map EX275. Train also stopping at Deansgate 10:47 & Urmston 10:53