Manchester and Salford Ramblers

a link in the Greater Manchester and High Peak Area

Walks are held on Tuesdays and Saturdays. All walks start at 10.30 unless otherwise stated. walker

Walks are normally 5- 6 miles, but we have added some longer walks into our programme- so please check details carefully.

We have also added some shorter walks on Mondays

There is always a warm welcome for new walkers on our walks, However if you haven't been on walks with us before and want to meet up with someone to travel to the walk, please contact Maggie Smith Walks Co-ordinator – see details on the committee page.


Walk Description

Meeting Place and Time

  Walk leader and       contact details

August 20th
Short walk
Fairy Lane, Kenworthy Lane
& Chorlton Water Park
11am start
Sale Water Park metro
(Airport Line)
Maggie Walker,
tel: 07947 195875
August 25th
Roe Green circular via Blackleach CP Bus shelter at junction of East Lancs Road (A580) and Old Clough Lane, Roe Green
V1 or V2 bus from Manchester
Rob Dean,
tel: 07521 976 455
August 28th
Evening walk
Cheadle Hulme area
6.30pm start
Piccadilly Station for 18.08 train to Cheadle Hulme (Crewe train)
Arrive Cheadle Hulme 18.25
Phil Featherstone,
tel: 07753 682 575
September 3rd
Short walk
Ellesmere Park
3 Sisters Nature Reserve
Eccles Metro
11am start
Veronica Yates,
tel: 0161 789 5209
September 8th
Portland Basin Marina
Ashton Under Lyne canals
Ashton Under Lyne Metro Salle Dare,
tel: 07523 871475
September 11th
Turton Tower, Bromley Cross Victoria Station for 10.29 train
to Bromley Cross
Arrive Bromley Cross 10.58
Peter Matthews,
tel: 07914 640 293
Monday, September 17th
Short walk
Eccles Green Spaces
11am start
Eccles metro Veronica Yates,
tel: 0161 789 5209
September 25th
Evening walk
Twilight Walk
in Manchester City Centre
(Pub afterwards)
6.30pm start
Manchester Cathedral
Opposite the river
Pat Williamson,
tel: 07596 446 838
September 29th
Haigh Hall Country Park, Wigan Car park (£3) at Haigh Country Park
M61 to J6, A6 towards Blackrod then Aspull and Haigh
Car share available Contact Maggie Smith
Geoff Jones,
tel: 07801 261 571
07879 465 047
October 1st
Short walk
Didsbury area and the River Mersey
11am start
East Didsbury metro Phil Featherstone,
tel: 07753 682 575
Weekend Away,
October 5/6/7
Possibly Anglesey To be confirmed  
October 9th
Stalybridge via Wild Bank Hill
6 miles 1000ft ascent
Victoria Station for 10.29 train
to Stalybridge
Margaret Manning,
tel: 07786 786 811
October 15th
Short walk
Heaton Mersey, with the accent on Mersey
11am start
East Didsbury metro Brian Candeland,
tel: 07814 786 826
October 27th
Drinkwater Park, Prestwich Forest Park,
Philips Park, River Irwell, Salford side
Corner of Butterstile Lane and
Rainsough Brow, Agecroft, Prestwich
93 bus from stand L, Shudehill
Maggie Smith,
tel: 07879 465 047
Wednesday, August 15, 2018