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
Thereís always a warm welcome for new walkers on our walks However if you havenít 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 Ė 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, March 11th||Heaton Park, Bowlee. More details here||Reservoir Car Park, St. Margaretís Road, Heaton Park, Prestwich. Tram to Heaton Park or bus 135 then walk through park to car park.||Richard Cleverley, Tel: 07891 685 993|
|Saturday, March 29th||Helsby to Frodsham. Some climbing. Linear walk.||Piccadilly Train Station for 9.50 train to Helsby or Helsby station at 10.40 (to be confirmed) Return on Frodsham train.||Gavin Poulton, from Manchester Weekend Walkers, Tel:07963 603 024|
|Tuesday, April 8th||Piethorn Valley Reservoirs, near Oldham||Bulls Head car park, Lanebottom, Ogden, off A640 Car share available. Phone Maggie Smith 07879 465 047 to arrange.||Dave Lees, Tel: 0161 643 6558|
|April: Kinder Trespass walk||Details will be published on Kinder Website||Kinder Website.||Kinder Website.|
|April 26/27th||Weekend away, North Yorkshire||Details here||Details here|
|Tuesday, May 13th||Hadfield area. Valehouse and Rhodeswood Reservoirs||Piccadilly Train Station for 9.48 train or Hadfield Station 10.28||Kate Wilson, Tel: 0161 860 7779|
|Tuesday, May 20th. Evening walk, 7pm||Wythenshawe Park||Main Gate, Wythenshawe Park. 108,109 bus (check carefully as service has been disrupted with tram works)||Maggie Smith, Tel: 07879 465 047|
|Saturday, May 31st||Radcliffe, Moses Gate Country Park||Radcliffe Metro station||Kevin Murphy, Tel: 07852 113 971|
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 email@example.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.