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Overview

Walk up Matchmoor Lane to Burnt Edge, to the Woodland Trust site, and on to Barrow Bridge. Return via Smithills Deanand Adam Hill to the start point.

Wednesday, 27 December 2023
Start time:
10:15 am
Estimated finish time:
3:00 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
13.2km / 8.2mi
Ascent:
228.6m / 750ft
Type:
circular

Post walk refreshments likely to be at Curleys - but this is the Xmas period.

Features

  • Car parking available

Starting point

Grid reference:
SD 65938 11382
Nearest postcode:
BL6 6RS
what3words:
rotations.armful.chefs
Start time:
10:15 am

The south end of Georges Lane at the junction with Chorley Old Rd - the post code BL6 6RS is for the quarry further north on Georges Lane.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking