The Friday Freedom walks are moderate pace 1 - 1.5 hour walks exploring different locations around the Great Manchester area. The location will change every week and details will be posted nearer to the time. Where possible walks will end with an optional `brew stop`
This week - Heaton Park with optional Pre Walk Lunch. Lunch from 1.15pm to 2.15pm at the Garden Centre Cafe. Walk from 2.15pm to 3.30pm. Meeting point - St Margaret's Car Park. Park in St Margaret's Car Park. Entrance from St Margarets Road. Sat Nav M25 2GT ( this is the first car park you come to as you enter the park and is on the left). Free parking on weekdays. There is parking at the Garden Centre but it is limited spaces. This is to the right of the St Margarets Car Park.
The biggest and best park in the North West. We’ll explore the pathways and history of the park. with a circa 3-4 mile walk. Some hills and inclines but nothing too strenuous.
There are toilets at several points on the route but none at the starting point so come prepared to set off. (Nearest toilet (note singular) is at the Garden Centre. )
Please remember to bring 1 - bottle of water 2 - any medications you may need 3 - a small rucksack as you`ll need both hands free at all times 4 - a mobile phone is useful for any last minute notifications.
Please note - you can cancel online up to 24 hours before the walk. Unfortunately, refunds are not allowed after this time. Please contact me directly via phone/text on 07738 931710 if you need to cancel nearer to the start time so we’re not waiting for you. Likewise, please phone/text as well as using the online system if you want to book on at the last minute - we don`t want to go without you!