Saturday 18th August 2018
7.5miles of Lake and moorland walking with 'Fantastic views'. Morning-break is at the last farm to be migrated and there is a story here ! Onwards from here up to the Wind Farm where we gently descend across the moors down to the lake and back through the nature reserve.
Travel time: 40 minutes
M60/62 to junction 21 S/P Milnrow/Shaw. Go through 2 roundabouts to the bottom of the hill. Take a left at the next roundabout staying on the A640 S/P Milnrow to traffic lights. Turn right then left and left again following brown leisure signs. Follow this road to mini roundabout and turn left. Continue ahead across level crossing to next traffic lights S/P Rochdale A58. Centre road and turn right at traffic lights into far lane onto Birch Road. Continue to next mini roundabout and take 2nd exit. Go straight on at next mini roundabout. Continue to cobbled road and into car park.
'C' walk 7.5 miles
Leader: Tony Finch Back Marker: Anne
Car Park: Yes