Monday Afternoon Short Walks
Monday walks start at 1.30pm, they are all local and are between 4 and 5 miles over easy terrain. Just turn up at the starting place at 1.30 for a Monday walk but do contact the coordinator if you need more details or a lift. Wear good footwear for all walks.
Please continue to check the website for updates or directions to the start of a walk.
Walks are held at 1.30 on the 3rd Monday of the month unless otherwise stated.
August: No walk
Monday 17th September. A circular, figure of eight, walk around the footpaths of Lydiate including parts of the Leeds – Liverpool canal. 4 miles. Leader: Rob Mawdesley.Parking adjacent to Our Lady’s Catholic Church in Hall Lane, Lydiate just off the A5146 Southport Road
The walk starts down Hall Lane and then taks the footpath accross to the racehorse training course and onto the north side of the canal. We then walk down to Jackson’s Bridge, south down the lane and then take the footpath southwest towards Cherrytree Farm. We then return to the south side of the canal and the route back to Jacksons Bridge and then down the lanes past Bridgefoot Farm and return to the cars in Hall Lane.
Monday 15th October. Burscough. Meet at 1.30 on Burscough Station. 4 miles. Leader: David Blanchflower
Monday 19th November. Haskayne. Meet at the Ship Inn, Rosemary Lane, Haskayne. 4 miles. Leader: Margaret Wiechers.
Remember – you can just turn up at the starting place for any Monday walk –or ring the 01695 573744 or 01704 889736 or email email@example.com for more details.
Monday walkers by the canal at Rufford, September 2016
Monday walkers in Haskayne nature reserve, June 2014