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The group is part of the Manchester and High Peak Area of the Ramblers' Association

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  If the leader has arranged car sharing, this is usually in the cul de sac at the end of Old Manchester Road. For those who use this facility a contribution to running costs would be appreciated.
 Click here for map of Car Share meeting point.
                 
 
 
 
Generally dogs are not permitted, with exception of Registered Assistance Dogs, on Rochdale Group Walks
BUT anyone wishing to bring a dog should contact the Walk Leader in advance to obtain His/Her consent or otherwise.
 
 

Route

[click on routename]

Date

Start

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Start Time and Meeting Point

[for further directions to Start refer to

Walk Programme Leaflet]

Meet Time for

Car Sharing

 

Distance

[miles]

GradeLeaderContact
Mad as a March Hare25th MarchSD 857116 Meet 10.30am at start, Queens Park Car Park, Heywood.10.30am 9.0 moderate Nigel Briggs 

07967121093 

Oldham and Above8th AprilSD 966082 Meet 10.30am at start, Car Park at Bishops Park, OL4 2LN.9.45am 8.0 moderate David and Gill 

01706632408

07710916683 

Lads Leap to Torside22nd AprilSK 072993 Meet 10.30am at start, Crowden Car Park, near SK13 1HZ. 9.45am 10.0 moderate Tony Bevan

07920054044

Walking the Rochdale Canal (1)

Machester to Rochdale

29th AprilSD 899126Meet 9.00am at Rochdale Railway Station for 9.00am Train to Manchester Victoria, walk to Castlefield Canal Basin. Actual walk starts at 10.00am Castlefield. Walk 2 will be on the next day Sunday 30th April. Please see Sunday Walks tab. n.a. 13.5  moderate 

Nigel Briggs

Joan Barker 

07967121093

07964318219 

The Lake, The Edge and Piethorne Valley6th MaySD 939153 Meet 11.00am at start, Hollingworth Lake Country Park Visitor Centre, Rakewood Road, Littleborough, OL15 0AQ. This walk is part of the Greater Manchester Walking Festival.n.a.10.0  moderateRichard Gibbons

01706374574

07889466157 

A Walk Around the Bollin 20th May SJ 839828 Meet 10.30am at start, Twinnies Bridge Car Park, on Styal Road (B5166), Wilmslow. Note there are a few steps.9.45am 8.0  moderateLiz and Tom

01706845233

07732856244

The Railway Children3rd June SE 029372 Meet 11.00am at start, Howarth Railway Station, BD22 9JJ.10.00am 8.00  moderateJames Colgan

07949742728

Black Hambledon17th JuneSD 889270 Meet 10.30am at start, Ratten Clough Wood, adjacentto A646 BurnleyRoad between Portsmouth and Holme Chapel. n.a. 9.0 moderate  Dave Kay

07944088699

Independence Day Walk1st July SD 859145 Meet 9.00am at start, The Bridge Norden. Fantastic varied scenery and a great adventure. n.a. 26.0  strenuousNigel Briggs

07967121093

Entwistle15th JulySD 736139Meet 10.30am at start, Jumbles Reservoir Car Park, BL7 9AX. n.a. 8.0  moderate James Tew

01617642771 

 Littleborough Circular29th JulySD 938162 Meet 10.30am at start, Littleborough Railway Station, OL15 8DE.n.a. 10.0 moderate  Jane Reeves07716498561 
Wuthering Heights  12 AugustSD 988292 

Meet 10.00am at start, National Trust Car Park, Hardcastle Craggs, Hebden Bridge.

n.a  12.00moderate  Dave Kay

07944088699

 
 Wycoller and Boulsworth Hill26th August SD 908401 Meet 10.30am at start, Picnic Siteat the Eastern Fringeof Colne, off Cotton Tree Lane.  n.a.9.25  moderateDavid/Maureen Butterworth 

01706660088

07479017142 

 The Coiners of Cragg Vale 9th SeptemberSD 987233 Meet 11.00am at start, Withins Clough Reservoir Car Prk, HX7 5TA.  10.15am 8.00 moderate James Colgan

07949742728

Coach Trip to Swadale and Richmond 23rd September  SD 892130

Meet Manchester Road 8.30am, Return about 19.00pm.

Names and Fares to Joan Barker (07964318219).

Two walks 10 miles moderate and 7 miles moderate. 

 8.30am

 10.00

7.00

 moderate 

David/Maureen Butterworth

 

  David and Gill 

01706660088

07479017142  

01706632408

07710916683