Saturday 01st April 2017
A moderate undulating walk through fields, pasture, lanes, with some road walking. Although we climb to the nick of Pendle, ski slope summit, (1063 feet ascent) it is a gradual climb with some not to be missed breathtaking views. Some fields are bad under foot after heavy rain.
M60 leave at junc 18 pick up M66 continue to end of motorway, continue on dual carriage way, and follow signs for A56 Clitheroe Blackburn. Continue on and at roundabout stay on the A56, continue on and go under M65 motorway, on to A6068 sp Clitheroe Whalley. Continue on and at 2nd set of traffic lights turn left sign posted A671 Clitheroe/Whalley. Continue on and at A59 turn right at roundabout sign posted Clitheroe, stay on A 59. After high level road bridge turn left sign posted Rimington, Chatburn, Downham. On entering Chatburn turn sharp left sign posted Downham, car park through village to the right.
"B" Walk (10 miles) Downham-Pendleton-Worston
Leader: Tony Backup: Janice
Travel Time: 55mins (approx 42 miles)
Parking: Downham car park (Free)