Sunday, 1 March 2009

Longridge Fell Walk

Longridge Fell Walk on Sunday 1st March

Here are the details for the Longridge Fell Walk on Sunday 1st March. This is a walk through pleasant countryside with the slopes of Longridge Fell giving a true mountain feel. The views north in to the Trough of Bowland are stunning.

Lunch is at the New Drop Inn. Excellent food and beers at normal pub type prices.

Start at Hurst Green. Parking is at the Village Hall - honesty box £1. GR SD684383.
10am start, 6 miles to New Drop Inn and 3 miles back.

From St. Helens/Warrington take M6 north to junction 31, then east along A59. Turn left B6245(Ribchester) over bridge, then right after 1/2 mile and turn right again after 2 miles to gain Hurst Green Road.

Ken's route map and hand-written instructions are below(click on the map to enlarge it). If you have any questions contact Ken Fyles.