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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|DATE||WALK DESCRIPTION||START POINT||POST CODE||TIME|
|6th May||Greenmount/Affetside/Two Brooks
||Behind Greenmount Church
|13th May||Turton Tower/Cheetham Close
|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
|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|
||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
||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.