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Manchester and Salford Ramblers, Airport 2010

Manchester and Salford Ramblers, Kinder 2010

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Manchester and Salford Ramblers, Slaidburn 2010

Manchester and Salford Ramblers

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

Walks are normally 5- 6 miles, but we have added some longer walks into this years's programme- so please check details carefully

There’s 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. All walks start at 10.30 unless otherwise stated. Walk leader and contact details
Tuesday, August 19th Evening Walk, 7pm Bramhall, Fred Perry Way. Full details here Bramhall Railway Station Piccadilly train to Stoke at 6.48. Arrives 7.05 Richard Cleverley, Tel: 07891 685 993
Saturday, August 30th Turton, Entwistle, Wayoh Reservoir Victoria station for 10.00 Clitheroe train to Entwistle or Entwistle Station at 10.30 Kate Wilson, Tel: 0161 860 7779
Tuesday, September 9th Chorlton Water Park, Kenworthy Fields, Wythenshawe Park and return. Chorlton Water Park car park. Bus 85,86 from Piccadilly (or Metro to Chorlton ) then 23/23A bus from Chorlton Bus Station to Maitland Avenue. Walk down to Water Park. Full details here Margaret Manning, Tel: 861 8390/ 07786 786811
Saturday, September 13th Haslingden Grane, Ogden Reservoir Clough Head Visitor Centre, Grane Rd (B6232), Haslingden. Car share Phone Maggie Smith to arrange Maggie Smith, Tel: 07879 465 047
Tuesday, September 16th Evening Walk, 7pm Manchester Centre. Music Venues and cultural Walk Manchester Town Hall main entrance Mags Metcalf 07947 864 534
Saturday, September 27th Long Walk Whalley area Train approx 9.00 Oxford Rd station/Victoria (depending on rail works) or Whalley station at 10.10 John Ireland, Tel: 07966 490 216
Friday- Sunday October 3rd -5th Weekend away, Whitby Youth Hostel Weekend away Weekend away. Contact Mags Metcalf, Tel: 07947 864 534
Tuesday, October 14th 8 miles Oldham Springhead, Lees Oldham Mumps Metro station Martin Riley, Tel: 07908 081959
Saturday, October 25th Manchester Airport Runways and nature trail Romper Pub, Wilmslow Old Rd nr Runway Visitors Park Bus 200 from Airport or 88 from Altrincham Metro Mags Metcalf, Tel: 07947 864 534
Saturday November 1st AGM. Will include short walk in chorlton area AGM AGM
Tuesday, November 11th Daisy Nook, Park Bridge Car park at Daisy Nook Country Park Bus 231 Piccadilly Alan Lowe, Tel: 0161 292 0351
Saturday, November 29th Salford Trail Irlam to Cadishead. Linear Walk Irlam train station. Bus 67, 100. Car parking nearby or at station Roy Bullock, Tel: 0161 736 7306
Tuesday, December 9th Chadderton, canals, country park Mills Hill Train station, Chadderton Chris Quinn, Tel: 07791 452798
Saturday, December 27th 12 noon River Irwell, Prestwich Clough, Church Inn Prestwich Metro Maggie Smith, Tel: 07879 465 047

Interested in going on other longer walks? Manchester Associates Rambling Club offers members walks of around 8 - 10 miles in Greater Manchester and the surrounding counties on 3 Sundays a month, and runs a coach trip to areas like Cumbria, North Yorkshire, North Wales or Derbyshire once a month.

Membership is only £3.00 per year; if you want to know more ring Simon Cleverley on 0161 860 0350 or email Simon on spcleverley@gmail.com.

If in your 20s and 30s longer walks also run by the Manchester and District walkers (MAD walkers) a local group of the Ramblers for people who live in and around the Greater Manchester area MADWalkers.

Busy during the week and can only walk at the weekends? A new group has been established called The Manchester Weekend Walkers. Full details at Weekend Walkers.