Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Jon Buckland.
A pleasant linear route from Handforth to Wilmslow. This is the first of two walks today. Its likely to be muddy so make sure you have appropriate gear. This is a linear walk if you are driving to the walk start you will need to get the train back to Handforth.
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.
09:45: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 10:03. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Off-peak day return to Wilmslow (Alderley Edge if doing both walks): £5.50 (£7.30). Duo ticket available - 2 adults buy together, 2nd ticket half price
10:03: Train departs for the walk start at Handforth Rail Station.
10:27: Walk starts at Handforth Rail Station.
Return from Wilmslow Station. 12:47, 12:54, 13:23, 13:49
Waypoints: Handforth station, A34, Blossoms Turkey farm, A5102, Old Hall Lane, Florence farm, B5358, River Bollin, Yardon Bridge, Wilmslow Station.
Walk leader will join group at Handforth Station.