The great figure of 8

Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Alan Beeby.

7.5 mi


Walk leader will meet group at walk start

Starting at Chorlton Tram stop we head to Longford Park where we make a quick circuit around the park via the petting zoo. We then stumble into Turn Moss playing fields which connects us up to the Mersey, briefly following the Mersey to Sale Water Park. We will go all the way round the both the Sale and Chorlton water park and then head to Chorlton Nature Reserve. The walk will finish at the Horse and Jockey, one of Chorlton’s best loved pubs.

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.

11:45: Meet at Piccadilly Gardens Bus/Tram Station for the train at 11:55. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

You can get a bus or Metrolink tram to Chorlton. The Metrolink goes from Deansgate-Castlefield or Piccadilly Gardens and buses go from numerous places including Piccadilly Gardens and Oxford Road.

The walk leader will meet people at the Chorlton tram stop.

11:55: Train departs for the walk start at Chorlton tram stop.

12:30: Walk starts at Chorlton tram stop.

Return from Chorlton tram stop. every 12 minutes

Waypoints: Longford Park, Turn Moss Playing Fields, Sale Water Park, Mersey, Chorlton Water Park, Chorlton Nature Reserve


If the weather is good feel free to come in trainers and casualwear.

5-9-2015 11:45 5-9-2015 20:00:00 Europe/London The great figure of 8 Chorlton tram stop MAD Walkers
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