Manchester Coach Rambles

Walking using Coach and Public Transport

Manchester Ramblers Public Transport Walks Programme - Autumn/Winter 2017/2018

Sun, 26 November - Entwistle Circular - 10.03 train Victoria Station - Leader: Pauline  - Distance 9 miles
Please note that there is no train or bus replacement stop at Entwistle.  Alternative Walk - Bromley Cross Circular - 10.03 train Victoria Station - Leader John - Distance 11 miles
Walk Route: Turton Heights - Turton & Entwistle Reservoir - Entwistle/Wayoh Reservoir - Chapel town -
Expected time back in Bromley Cross: To catch 15. 59 rail replacement bus to Bolton. This arrives in Bolton at 16.14 and then party will transfer to the 16.26 train, arriving at Victoria Station at 16.45
Suggest Train Ticket - Bromley Cross Day Return
 
Sun, 10 December - Disley Circular - 9.50 train Piccadilly Station - Leader: Pauline - Distance 9.5 miles
Walk Route - Disley - Parkgate Lyme Park - Lady Brook trail - Macclesfield Canal - Harestead Farm - Hase Bank Lyme Park - Pursefield Wood - Paddock Cottage - Cluse Hey - Bowstones - Lantern Wood - The Cage - Disley
Suggested Train Ticket - Day Return Disley 
 
Sun, 31 December - Cheadle Hulme to Disley - 10.06 train Piccadilly Station - Leader: Jeff - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 7 January 2018 - Entwistle Circular - 10.03 train Victoria Station - Leader: Mark - Easy to Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 21 January - Bamford Circular - 9.22 train Piccadilly Station - Leader:  Ian - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 4 February - Hebden Bridge Circular - 10.15 train Victoria Station - Leader: Frank - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 18 February - Whaley Bridge Circular - 9.50 train Piccadilly Station - Leader: Ralph - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 4 March - Hope to Hathersage - 9.22 train Piccadilly Station - Leader:  Jeff - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 18 March - Walk in NW Derbyshire area - For full details please contact the leaders Elizabeth and Paul on 0161 459 3931
 
Sun, 01 April - Gathurst to Parbold - 9.35 train Piccadilly Station - Leader: John - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 15 April - New Mills Central to Hayfield(via Lantern Pike and Kinder Reservoir) - Leader: Roger - Moderate no more than 10 miles
 
Sun, 29 April - Todmordern to Hebden Bridge - 10.15 train Victoria Station - Leader: John - Moderate no more than 10 miles 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

All walks use public transport from Manchester. The leader of the party may cancel the walk or change the destination of the walk if a bus/train service is withdrawn or if there is advance notice of significant delays. Be sure to check public transport times a couple of days prior to the date of the walk at the Transport for Greater Manchester 0161-228 7811, website or www.nationalrail.co.uk  phone 08457 484950, to ensure that times have not changed or that trains are not affected by engineering works.

If a Ramblers’ Public Transport walk is not shown for the Sunday which interests you it is because there is a Ramblers’ Coach Excursion on that day so check The Manchester Coach Rambles  Programme Page.   There is also the Ramblers' affiliated group, The Manchester Associates Rambling Club that organise a monthly coach excursion and a Sunday Public Transport Walk when there is no Manchester Coach Rambles' coach excursion.  For details of the Club's Public walks and coach excursions, please contact Simon on 0161 860 0350 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Call for Walk Leaders

If you are interested to lead a walk on the Manchester Coach Rambles coach excursions, please contact Joyce Davenport, r_jdavenport1@hotmail.co.uk

If you are interested to lead a Public Transport Walk, please contact Jeff Lewis, 0161 766 4683

If you are interested to lead a walk on the Manchester Associates Rambling Club coach excursion and public transport walk, please contact Simon, 0161 860 0350

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Monday, November 20, 2017