Beeston Castle Tarporley

Saturday 11th August 2018

THE WALK

From the car park we join the Sandstone Trail and walk around Peckforton Castle carrying on to climb to the summit of Bulkeley Hill. A little further onwe leave the Trail, walk through Burwardsley and North to return to the castle. The walk is moderate over fields, paths, country lanes and a little bitofroad walking towards the end. Main climbs are around Peckforton and to the summit of Bulkeley Hill.

DIRECTIONS

Travel time: 60minutes      Travel distance: 35 miles from Eccles

Sat Nav: CW6 9TV         Grid Ref: SJ540591

Preferred route to the M6 go South. Leave at Jcn 20A and join M56 s.p. North Wales, Chester exit at Jcn 10. At roundabout take A49 s.p. Whitchurch, stay on A49 for approximately 16.5 miles (don't miss turning right at Red Fox). After Tiverton turn right onto Dean Bank s.p. Burwardsley/Tattenhall. Follow signs for Beeston Castle approximately 1.5 miles with two right turns. Park in car park opposite the Castle entrance.

INFORMATION

'B' walk  9miles

Leader: Graham/Doug       Back Marker: Ann

Parking: Beeston Castle car park £3

Toilets: Yes

 

 

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