Arnside and Silverdale

Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with John Ireland.

8.0 mi


An autumnal take on a classic walk over Arnside Knott, with a pub stop in Silverdale and a walk back along the beach via Park Point to Arnside. Options en route for gathering wild raspberries and the like.

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.

10:00: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 10:16. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

Return to Arnside £17.80, taking the 10:16 from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central, changing at Preston for 11:18 to Arnside (train destination Barrow in Furness)

10:16: Train departs for the walk start at Arnside Station.

11:55: Walk starts at Arnside Station.

Return from Arnside Station. Trains from Arnside 16:08, 18:58

Waypoints: Arnside Knott, Arnside Tower, Pepperpot, Silverdale, Park Point, Arnside.


In case of inclement weather, the latter part of the route may be a less exposed route along the cliff tops and the woods around Park Point. Toilets are available on the train, optional fish and chips at the end of the Walk. For information about driving options, please email walks@madwalkers.org.uk.

9-10-2011 10:00 9-10-2011 20:00:00 Europe/London Arnside and Silverdale Arnside Station MAD Walkers
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