Saturday 18th February 2017
A varied walk along canal towpath , woodland paths, fields and gravel tracks . there are a couple of steepish climbs, and it will be quite muddy in places.
Take your chosen route to the m 61 , at junction 9 take the m65 exit to burnley/blackburn/preston take the 4th exit onto the m65 , at junction 3 take the a674/a675 exit to burnley/blackburn/preston s'th ,at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto finnington lane /a674 , after 0.5 miles , turn right onto moulden brow/a674 , in approx 0.8 miles at the roundabout just before the oyster and otter pub turn right onto horden rake , before the left hand bend , turn right onto stockclough lane , park on the right .
"B" WALK : 8.4 miles
Leader : Doug
Backup : Kay
Travel time : approx 40 mins from eccles
Distance : 28 miles
Parking : on stockclough lane, if this location is full, parking is permissable on the main road near the pub , the oyster and otte .
Toilets : no