Saturday 28th October 2017
'B' walk 9.5 miles.
The walk is to the north of Barley pastTwiston as far as the village of Rimmington, then returning to Barley over paths, fields and moorlands in Lancashire Witch country. There are quite a few stiles and the height gain is about 300 metres. Including stops the walk duration should be about 5 hours.
40 miles 60 minutes
M60 North and East to jcn 18. Take M66 signposted Bury/Burnley. Take A56 for approximately 9 miles signposted Clitheroe, continue through roundabout still on A56 and under M65, continue on to A6086 through 2 sets of traffic lights and stay on B6086 for several miles. Turn left when you see brown leisure sign for Barley picnic site (after speed camera). On leaving A6086 within 100 yards theroad forks off to the left - see picnic site sign. Follow signs for Spenbrook and Newchurch. At Newchurch, Barley is signposted follow this road all the way to Barley village where you turn right and the car park is on the left.
Leader: Graham Back Marker: Ann
Map & ref: SD 823 403 OL 41
Car park: Barley Car Park