Monday Afternoon Short Walks
Monday 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 RE-STARTING IN JUNE
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Monday walkers by the canal at Rufford, September 2016
Monday walkers in Haskayne nature reserve, June 2014