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Chorley Group

We are the Chorley 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

Starting from Higher House Lane we follow the reservoir paths to White Coppice before climbing up to the lost farm of Coppice Stile. We then head across the moors towards Withnell via Millstone edge taking in views to the coast if the weather is kind. We return via Brinscall.

Saturday, 16 March 2024
Start time:
10:30 am
Estimated finish time:
3:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
12.9km / 8.0mi
Ascent:
282.9m / 928ft
Type:
circular

The paths are generally good although in a few places it could be a little muddy dependant on the weather. There are a few stiles

Starting point

Grid reference:
SD 60262 19341
Nearest postcode:
PR6 9BW
what3words:
doghouse.grouping.committed
Start time:
10:30 am

Park on Higher House Lane Heapey . Meet at the junction of Tithe Barn Lane and Heapey Road.

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