Walking A-Monday Afternoon

Walks are local and leisurely and between 4 and 5 miles (maximum 5 miles) in length over easy terrain.

Varies, but all local
3rd Monday
1.30 pm

Monday Afternoon Short Walks

bootsMonday walks start at 1.30pm on the 3rd Monday of the month, they are all local and are between 4 and 5 miles over easy terrain. Start time is 1.30  for a Monday walk but contact the coordinator if you need more details or a lift. Please wear good footwear for all walks.


Walks are held at 1.30 on the 3rd Monday of the month unless otherwise stated.

Walks are restarting on Monday 21st June.   Please continue to check the website for updates.

Monday 21st June. Meet at 1.30 at the layby on Hall Lane  B5240 near Lathan Chapel for a walk around the footpaths of Latham.  About 4 miles. Leader Willem Wiechers

Monday 19th July. Meet at Hall Lane, Lydiate adjacent to Our Lady’s Catholic Church. The walk goes across the fields to the Trans Pennine Footpath and then back to the canal and finally over  the racecourse training ground. About 4.5 miles. Leader Rob Mawdsley.


Examples of previous walks

Clieves Hill. Meet at St Anne’s Church for a leisurely walk up Clieves Hill and surrounding area

Rainford. Meet at 1.30 in the Sidings Lane Nature Reserve. Turn off (signposted) on the right  from the Rainford Bypass (coming from Ormskirk) just before the railway bridge. 4 miles.

Burscough. A flat walk starting at the Lord Street car park, Burscough. It includes the canal to Top Locks, two short sections of road, footpaths  to Crabtree Farm and back to the canal. 4.5 miles..

Parbold.  Meet at 1.30 in Parbold in the car park next to the canal for a walk along the canal, through fields and woods and past the site of Douglas Chapel.  4.5 miles

Haskayne. Meet at Haskayne village hall for a flat walk on quiet lanes and footpaths. 4 miles.


Remember – you can just turn up at the starting place for any Monday walk –or ring the 01695 573744  or 01704 889736 or email mondaywalks@aughton-ormskirk-u3a.co.uk for more details.

For other Walking Groups see:- Wednesday MediumThursday LocalThursday MediumThursday Long


Monday  walkers by the canal at Rufford, September 2016


Monday walkers in Haskayne nature reserve, June 2014