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. We have also added some short walks on Mondays
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|
|Saturday, August 8th Note: Longer Walk||Blackstone Edge 3 reservoirs 7/8 miles. More details here||White House Pub, Blackstone Edge If travelling by car or need a lift please inform Maggie Smith so car share can be arranged||Rob Dean, tel: 0773 199 950; Maggie Smith (for car share), tel: 07879 465 047|
|Tuesday, August 11th||Disley/Lyme Park. More details here||Disley Railway Station or 9.49 train from Piccadilly Railway Station||Dave Barcroft, tel: 0161 860 4564|
|Monday, August 17th Note: Short walk, 11am start||Wythenshawe Park and area||11.00 Wythenshawe Park Main Entrance or 10.45 at Wythenshawe Park metro stop Bus 108,109 from Piccadilly||Margaret Manning, tel: 0161 861 8390 or 077 867 86811|
|Tuesday, August 25th Note: Evening walk, 7pm start||Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal||Radcliffe Metro, 7.00pm||Richard Cleverley, tel: 07891 685 993|
|Saturday, August 29th||Dunham and Canals||Navigation Rd Metro||Bob Lenihan, tel: 07704 671 664|
|Tuesday, September 8th||Salford Trail, Worsley area||Worsley Court House. Bus no. 33 from Piccadilly Gdns||Veronica Yates, tel: 0161 789 5209|
|Monday, September 21st Note: Short walk||Fletcher Moss Park and Didsbury area, Mersey Valley||11am start. Fletcher Moss Park cafe, Didsbury 42,44,142 bus from Piccadilly Metro East Didsbury||Steve Saxton, tel: 0161 860 7857|
|Tuesday, September 22nd. Note: Evening walk||Manchester city centre, music and architecture then pub||7pm. Main entrance Chethams School of Music near Urbis||Mags Metcalf, tel: 07947 864 534|
|Saturday, September 26th||Radcliffe, canals, Bury area||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.
Greater Manchester & High Peak Area Ramblers have a programme of Coach Excursions from Manchester including three or four organised walks on alternate Sundays. Full details at Coach Rambles Group
Manchester Area also has an extensive programme of public transport walks using train/bus/tram from Central Manchester offering Wednesday Long Walks, Wednesday Short Walks and also a moderate walk on alternate Sundays, full details at Public Transport Walks