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Bolton Group

We are the Bolton Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

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

Overview

These walks explore the countryside areas in Lancashire and Greater Manchester. This walk is a mixture of woodland and canal side. Mostly on hard paths 

Tuesday, 6 February 2024
Start time:
10:30 am
Estimated finish time:
12:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
8km / 5.0mi
Ascent:
137.2m / 450ft
Type:
circular

Some of the walks are timed to start in accordance with public transport schedules and may change. Please check before the walk.

Unfortunately, due to staff shortages the  Crown Hotel, WN2 1DP. will not be serving lunches this week. You are welcome to park in the pub car park 7mins walk from the start of the walk if you are going into the pub after the walk for a drink.otherwise street parking on main road shortly after the walk start point (towards Wigan) or off the main road opposite the Crown PH.

Features

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Car parking available

Starting point

Grid reference:
SD 60245 07148
Nearest postcode:
WN2 1DP
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Start time:
10:30 am

Meet at the junction of Higher Lane and Wigan Road, Aspull, WN2 1DP DO NOT park on Higher Lane this is controlled for residents only.

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