Friday Evening Walks 2022

Meet at the starting point at the times below. ALL THESE CIRCULAR WALKS WILL BE ABOUT 4 – 5 MILES, taking about 2 hours to complete.

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6th May Greenmount/Affetside/Two Brooks
Behind Greenmount Church
BL8 4HF 18.10
13th May Turton Tower/Cheetham Close
Turton Tower
BL0 9RY 18.30
20th May Holcombe/Harcles Hill /Peel Tower Lumb Carr Car Park BL8 4NN 18.10
27th May Roddlesworth/Abbey Village/ Tockholes Roddlesworth Info Centre Car Park BB3 0PA 18.50
3rd June Jubilee Weekend  Treasure Hunt Walk Greenmount Old School BL8 4DS 18.10
10th June Jumbles/Turton Tower/Chapletown Jumbles Car Park BL2 4JS 18.25
17th June Nuttall Park/Grant’s Tower Nuttall Park Car Park BL0 9LU 18.20
24th June White Coppice/Brinscall Road before White Coppice Cricket Club PR6 9DE 19.00
1st July Bridge Barrow /Smithills Moor Smithills Dean Road
BL1 7NX 18.40
8th July Greenmount/Redisher/ Hawkshaw Behind Greenmount Church BL8 4HF 18.10
15th July Rivington Gardens/Rivington Pike Higher Barn Car Park Rivington BL6 7SB 18.45
22nd July Greenmount/Summerseat/Burrs Opposite The Hub Café, Greenmount BL8 4DR 18.10
29th July Winter Hill/Belmont Highest layby on Belmont to Rivington Road
Grid Ref 655158 18.40
5th August
Edenfield/The Plunge/Stubbins Edenfield Recreation field, Exchange Street BL0 0JZ
12th August Sunnyhurst Wood/Darwen Tower Sunnyhurst Wood Car Park BB3 1JX
19th August Cloughhead/moors and reservoirs Cloughead Café Car Park BB4 4AT 18.30
26th August Helmshore/|Musbury Heights Helmshore Museum Car Park BB4 4PN 18.25
2nd September Owd Betts to Buckhurst Owd Betts
OL12 TY 18.20
9th September
Tentering Tower and Buckden Wood Ramsbottom Railway Station BL0 9AL 18.30


You are advised to wear appropriate clothing and hiking boots.

We will walk even if it is raining! There are plenty of stiles and several steep inclines. Sorry no dogs.