Public Transport based walk with John Ireland.
A daytime visit to Eccles Pike and a descent to Bugsworth Basin for a leisurely pub lunch at the Navigation before heading back into Whaley for a pint at the Goyt to lay the ground for the evening's Festivities!
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.
09:30: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 09:52. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Return to Whaley Bridge £6.80
09:52: Train departs for the walk start at Whaley Bridge Station.
10:40: Walk starts at Whaley Bridge Station.
Return from Whaley Bridge Station. xx:44 to Manchester Piccadilly
Waypoints: Whaley Bridge, New Horwich, Sunart, Hilltop, Eccles Pike, Lidgate, Eccles Fold, Buxworth, Bugsworth Basin (Pub/Lunch), Peak Forest Canal, Whaley Bridge (Pub)