Manchester and Salford Ramblers

a link in the Greater Manchester and High Peak Area

Walks are held on Tuesdays and Saturdays. All walks start at 10.30 unless otherwise stated. walker

Walks are normally 5- 6 miles, but we have added some longer walks into our programme- so please check details carefully.

We have also added some shorter walks on Mondays

There is always a warm welcome for new walkers on our walks, However if you haven't been on walks with us before and want to meet up with someone to travel to the walk, please contact Maggie Smith Walks Co-ordinator – see details on the committee page.

Date

Walk Description

Meeting Place and Time

  Walk leader and       contact details

Tuesday,
July 10th
Bollington area. White Nancy, Kerridge Hill
Sharp incline at start of walk

The walk commences and ends in the large Middlewood Way Car Park on Adlington Road in Bollington where toilets are available. Grid Ref 931780, nearest postcode SK10 5JT. Car share available on request.                                                Car share contact Barry or Maggie Smith

Barry Windle,
tel: 07952 860 747
07879 465 047
Saturday,
July 14th
Longer Walk
Piethorne and Ogden Reservoirs
near Littleborough
7/8 miles
Meet car park on left by Ogden Reservoir
or park at Bulls Head pub
Car share contact Maggie Smith
Dave Lees,
tel: 0164 643 6558
07879 465 047
Monday,
July 16th
Short walk
Parks in Salford, Light Oaks
11am start
Main entrance to Buile Hill Park
opposite Manor Road on Eccles Old Road.
Buses 67, 100
Pat Williamson,
tel: 07596 446 838
Saturday,
July 28th
Bramhall Area
including Bramhall Hall
after end of walk
10.30 Piccadilly for 10.46 train
Arrives Bramhall 11.02
Richard Cleverley,
tel: 07593 077 422
Tuesday,
July 31st
Evening walk
Manchester Centre Peace & Justice sites
6.30pm start
Tiled map at Victoria Station Mags Metcalf,
tel: 07947 864 534
Monday,
August 6th
Short walk
Sale Water Park and Chorlton Ees
11am start
Sale Water Park metro
(Airport Line)
Maggie Walker,
tel: 07947 195875
Saturday,
August 11th
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
Walk and Social Event
11am start
Car park at Sculpture Park
Car share available
Contact Chris Quinn or Maggie Smith
Chris Quinn,
tel: 07791 452 798
07879 465 047
Tuesday,
August 14th
Longer walk
Section of the Oldham way back to
Velodrome via Daisy Nook CP
& Park Bridge
8 miles Linear
Victoria Station Metro for 10.33 tram to Oldham King Street. Lunch stop at Daisy Nook (food & drink available)
Return from Velopark Metro
Liz Jones,
tel: 07503 214 355
Vera Curtin
Monday,
August 20th
Short walk
Fairy Lane, Kenworthy Lane
& Chorlton Water Park
11am start
Sale Water Park metro
(Airport Line)
Maggie Walker,
tel: 07947 195875
Saturday,
August 25th
Roe Green circular via Blackleach CP Bus shelter at junction of East Lancs Road (A580) and Old Clough Lane, Roe Green
V1 or V2 bus from Manchester
Rob Dean,
tel: 07521 976 455
Tuesday,
August 28th
Evening walk
Cheadle Hulme area
6.30pm start
Piccadilly Station for 18.08 train to Cheadle Hulme (Crewe train)
Arrive Cheadle Hulme 18.25
Phil Featherstone,
tel: 07753 682 575
Monday,
September 3rd
Short walk
Ellesmere Park
3 Sisters Nature Reserve
Eccles Metro
11am start
Veronica Yates,
tel: 0161 789 5209
Saturday,
September 8th
Portland Basin Marina
Ashton Under Lyne canals
Ashton Under Lyne Metro Salle Dare,
tel: 07523 871475
Tuesday,
September 11th
Turton Tower, Bromley Cross Victoria Station for 10.29 train
to Bromley Cross
Arrive Bromley Cross 10.58
Peter Matthews,
tel: 07914 640 293
Monday, September 17th
Short walk
Eccles Green Spaces
11am start
Eccles metro Veronica Yates,
tel: 0161 789 5209
Tuesday,
September 25th
Evening walk
Twilight Walk
in Manchester City Centre
(Pub afterwards)
6.30pm start
Manchester Cathedral
Opposite the river
Pat Williamson,
tel: 07596 446 838
Saturday,
September 29th
Haigh Hall Country Park, Wigan Car park (£3) at Haigh Country Park
M61 to J6, A6 towards Blackrod then Aspull and Haigh
Car share available Contact Maggie Smith
Geoff Jones,
tel: 07801 261 571
07879 465 047
Monday,
October 1st
Short walk
Didsbury area and the River Mersey
11am start
East Didsbury metro Phil Featherstone,
tel: 07753 682 575
Weekend Away,
October 5/6/7
Possibly Anglesey To be confirmed  
Tuesday,
October 9th
Stalybridge via Wild Bank Hill
6 miles 1000ft ascent
Victoria Station for 10.29 train
to Stalybridge
Margaret Manning,
tel: 07786 786 811
Monday,
October 15th
Short walk
Heaton Mersey, with the accent on Mersey
11am start
East Didsbury metro Brian Candeland,
tel: 07814 786 826
Saturday,
October 27th
Drinkwater Park, Prestwich Forest Park,
Philips Park, River Irwell, Salford side
Corner of Butterstile Lane and
Rainsough Brow, Agecroft, Prestwich
93 bus from stand L, Shudehill
Maggie Smith,
tel: 07879 465 047
Monday, July 16, 2018