Manchester Coach Rambles

Walking using Coach and Public Transport

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

Sun, 21 January - Bamford Circular - 9.22 train Piccadilly Station - Leader:  Ian - Moderate 
Walk Route - Bamford Edge(1,457ft), Ladybower Reservoir, Win Hill (1,519ft), Hope and Bamford   Distance 9 miles 
Suggested train ticket - Day Return Bamford
Expected time back in Bamford - no later than 4.30pm 
 
Sun, 4 February - Hebden Bridge Circular - 10.15 train Victoria Station - Leader: Frank - Moderate  Distance 9 miles
Walk Route - Hebden Bridge Station - Colden Clough via Slack - Hard Castle Crag - Hebden Bridge
Expected time back in Hebden Bridge  no later than 4.00pm
Suggested Train Ticket - Day Return Hebden Bridge 
 
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 - Grindleford Circular - 9.22 train Piccadilly Station - Leader Elizabeth and Paul - Moderate  Distance 8 miles
Walk Route - Grindleford Station - Nether Padley - White Edge - Curbar Gap - Froggats Edge - Longshaw - Grindleford
Expected time back in Grindleford no later than 4.30pm.
Suggest Train Ticket - Day return Grindleford 
 
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 The leader of the party may cancel the walk or change the destination of the walk if a bus/train service is withdrawn or if there is advance notice of significant delays.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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Thursday, January 18, 2018