New Timetable Of Free Trail Walks From The Go Active Team

The latest timetable of free trail walks from the Go Active team has been released, covering February to April 2018.

All of the walks get you to, and through, places you wouldn’t think existed, beautiful views, fantastic wildlife, all this is on your doorstep.

Great weekly session to get active as well as meeting new people on the same path as you. All abilities welcome. Walks take place on Fridays from 8.30am to 10.30am

9th February
Garswood Trail Walk, Meeting At Toby Carvery (Waterside) Car Park, Carr Mill, WA11-7LX.
6-Mile Slight Hills & Muddy Strenuous Trail Walk Leading Up To Garswood.

16th February
9-Arches Trail Walk, Meeting At Gravel Car Park Next To Penkford School, Wharf Rd,
Newton Le Willows.WA12 9XZ
6-Mile Flat Trail Walk Around The 9-Arches And Gypsy Wood.

23rd February
Parr Greenways Trail Walk, Meeting At Parr Swimming And Fitness Centre, Ashcroft Street, St Helens.WA9-1BQ.
6-Mile Flat Trail Walk Around The Greenbelt Of Bold Moss & Sankey Canal.

2nd March
Newton Racecourse Trail Walk, Meeting At (Old Engine Public House), Newton Road, St. Helens. WA9-2JR.
6-Mile Slightly Strenuous With Few Hills, Leading On To Sankey Canal & The Landfill Site.

9th March
Billinge Trail Walk, Meeting At The Waterside Pub (Toby Carvery) Carr Mill, St Helens. WA11 7LX
6-Mile Strenuous With Hills Trail Walk Around The Greenbelt Of Billinge.

16th March
Bold Moss Trail Walk, Meeting At Gorsey Lane, Clock Face, St Helens. WA9-4XB
6-Miles Trail Walk Around Tracks & Local Greenbelt In Bold.

23rd March
The Dream Trail Walk, Meeting At Jubits Lane Car Park, Opposite King George’s Paying Fields, Sutton Manor, St Helens. WA9-4RU.
6-Miles Strenuous Trail Walk With Hills, Round The Trails & Visiting The Dream.

30th March
Griffin Wood Trail Walk, Meeting At Gorsey Lane, Clock Face, St Helens.WA9 4XB.
6-Miles Strenuous Trail Walk With Hills Round The Tracks of Griffin Wood & Visiting The Dream.

6th April
Sankey Canal Trail Walk, Meeting At The Ship Inn, Blackbrook, St Helens.WA11-0AB.
5-6 Mile Flat Trail Walk Around The Tracks On The Sankey And Carr Mill Dam.

13th April
Billinge Trail Walk, Meeting At Roby Well Way, Billinge, Wigan.  WN5 7PP.
6 Mile Very Strenuous Trail Walk Around The Tracks Of Billinge Visiting The Lump.

 

Walk Information

This is a free mixed ability walking group. It is intended to help those with health conditions to improve their own abilities. We can get new starters at any point. So please be aware that this is not a rambling group and if you are so lucky that you’re a quick walker, please remember that there are others that may not be able to. The group will only go as fast as its slowest walker if this is not to your liking then you may need to consider if this group is for you.

Please be aware that all walking routes have been Risk Assessed as to the effect of weather conditions to the surface of the footpaths used. However, the walking conditions may change on the day and we will endeavour to react to the changing conditions.

Due to the various types of foliage or undergrowth that we may pass through, participants should be aware of any issues that they may personally have, with regard to any allergies and reactions they may encounter. It is recommended that participants wear long sleeved clothing and other relevant protective attire where appropriate.

All dogs should be kept on leads when on Public Highways and Private land, especially on farmland. Anyone with a dog should please be aware that they are responsible for ensuring their animal does not impede other participant’s progress or cause any risk of danger to anyone. Please pick up your dog’s waste as necessary.

Please wear suitable footwear. Well behaved dogs welcome. Weather appropriate clothing. Please bring a drink. Fully Qualified Instructors. Why not bring a friend, family or neighbour

Contact details andrewbrown@sthelens.gov.uk

Telephone 01744 677970 or 01744 677236

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