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Past Local Walks In Manchester

Looking for walks in your local area? You’ll find details here of our walks in your county in the last 12 months so you can see what you've missed!

You can see the programme for the next few months by clicking on the link below, or use the menu on the left to see what else we have to offer:

Saturday 16 October 2021MARPLE BRIDGELeader: Helen
Meeting at the Brabyns Brow car park, Marple Bridge, SK6 5DT, 10.15 for 10.30am start. Route covers Roman Lakes, Peak Forest canal, Chadkirk Chapel & Marple Aqueduct. Easy/moderate walking throughout. 8 miles.
Saturday 5 March 2022UPPERMILL CIRCULARLeader: Helen
8-9 miles approx. Easy/moderate. Meet 10:15am for 10:30am start at Saddleworth Pool and Leisure Centre car park (free), Station Road, Uppermill OL3 6HQ. GR 239064. The route goes up to Pots and Pans, then Dove Stone reservoir, before returning to Uppermill along the disused railway line.
Saturday 7 May 2022RHS GARDEN BRIDGWATERLeader: Yoshie
Join us a visit to the RHS Garden Bridgewater at Worsley, north of Manchester. We will meet at Manchester Piccadilly Station (at the information desk) at 10:00, and take No 34 bus (Stagecoach) to the garden (about 30 minutes). After the garden, we will look around the village of Worsley, walk along the Bridgewater Canal (maybe to the junction with Manchester Ship Canal) and then take a tram from Eccles or Media City UK back to Piccadilly. Please let me know if you are interested. We will need to book the garden visit in advance (£11.50, or £7:50 with a bus ticket). Possibly a meal at Media City after the walk.
Saturday 2 July 2022LEIGH AND BRIDGEWATER CANALLeader: Mike & Cath
Meet at Leigh Bus Station V1 stop for 10:30 start. Easy walk of approx. 8 miles via Gin Pit mining community to Astley Village and a visit to Lancashire Mining Museum (last surviving pit head in Lancashire). Return to Leigh via the Bridgewater canal. Can catch the V1 from St Peters Square - will provide latest bus information nearer the time. Option to get an early bus and have breakfast in Leigh. Will be a drink in Leigh at the end.