Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Stu Edwards & Katherine Hamlett.
A brand new route for 2016, this walk takes us towards the North East of Manchester and explores some of the fantastic paths and trails along the lower levels of the Pennines. Take in the stunning views over Ogden reservoir with time to quench your thirst in the traditional village pub before catching the tram 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.
18:40: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 18:50. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
18:50: Train departs for the walk start at Newhey Tram Station.
19:30: Walk starts at Newhey Tram Station.
Return from Newhey Tram Station.
Waypoints: Bradley, Newfield Head, Carr Lane, Tunshill Lane, Kitcliffe, Spring Mill, Barnards and Newhey.
Please note this a tram based walk. The departure time will be the first tram after 18:50 to leave Manchester Victoria. The walk start time is approximate based upon the time the tram leaves Manchester. Car parking is available near walk start on side roads.