Date: 18th February 2018
Time: 09:30
Activity Length: 180 mins
Activity Run By: Susan Spain
Location: Rivington Great House Barn
Type: Nordic Walking, Adventure Walk (No Discount)
A Valid Registered Nordic Walking UK Freedom Card is required to book this Activity. Freedom Card?

Stunning maximum 6 mile walk around the 5 Reservoirs of Rivington. Learn something about the area. A mainly flat walk on good paths, (with some gentle inclines, uneven off road terrain, no stiles.) with a very welcome optional brew or lunch at Rivington Great House Barn to finish. Meet outside the Visitor Centre at Great House Barn. (Sat Nav BL6 7SB - search google maps for Great House Barn and see detailed directions on walk info). Allow up to 3 hours for the walk depending on pace. 

We will walk around the Lower Rivington, Upper Rivington, Yarrow, Anglezarke and High Bullough reservoirs. See stunning views of Rivington Pike, Winter Hill and the Moorlands. Walk through woodland trails. 

Toilets are at Rivington Great House Barn by the Visitor Centre 

Make sure you  wear good strong footwear, and bring a drink, snack and clothing suitable for all weathers as it can change very quickly. 

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!

This activity is run by: Susan Spain

Hi I’m Susan Spain. My Parks and Pathways Nordic Walking group explores the wonderful outdoor green and urban spaces we have in the Salford, Bolton, Chorlton, Didsbury and wider Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire areas. My goal is to make Nordic Walking effective, fun and sociable outdoor exercise so that you feel good about yourself at the end of every session and feel welcome in our friendly inclusive group of walkers. 

Activity Location: Rivington Great House Barn
Address: BL6 7SB, UK
Location Notes: Leave M61 at Junction 6. At the end of De Havilland Way (passed Reebok Stadium) turn left at the Beehive Roundabout onto A673 Chorley New Road. After 2 miles turn right onto Rivington Lane. The Barn is on the left after circa 1.5 miles. Meet at the front of the Great House Barn Visitor Centre on Rivington Lane. Lots of free parking available nearby including directly opposite the Great House Barn on the lane up to Rivington Hall Barn. Nearest Sat Nav BL6 7SB

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