|01Start||OS Grid Ref: SD 53126 03715 SatNav: 53.52799000,-2.70857000|
Leave Orrell Waterpark car park turniing briefly South (left) onto
Lodge Lane then West (right) along Sandy Lane.
|02Gantley Road||OS Grid Ref: SD 52690 03598 SatNav: 53.52690192,-2.71513812|
|Turn South (left) down Gantley Road.|
|03Upholland Rd||OS Grid Ref: SD 52617 03508 SatNav: 53.52608557,-2.71621100|
|Turn West (right) down Upholland Road.|
|04Oxhouse||OS Grid Ref: SD 52522 03652 SatNav: 53.52737387,-2.71767012|
Take footpath West (left) beside house and initially behind houses
then over farmland. Good views behind you over Winter Hill.
|05 Higher Pimbo||OS Grid Ref: SD 51312 03456 SatNav: 53.52550000,-2.73589000|
Take footpath South (left) on track initially beside Higher Pimbo
Farm and then beside quarry.
|06Quarry||OS Grid Ref: SD 51630 02834 SatNav: 53.51993689,-2.73099534|
|Follow footpath South (right) along field boundary.|
|07Promised Land||OS Grid Ref: SD 51339 02115 SatNav: 53.51345399,-2.73528419|
|Take track South via Promised Land Farm onto tarmac track.|
|08Crank Road||OS Grid Ref: SD 51231 01417 SatNav: 53.50716310,-2.73679695|
Turn West (right) briefly along Crank Road before taking footpath
South (left). Upon reaching farm buildings cross farmyard onto Red Barn Rd.
|09Houghwood||OS Grid Ref: SD 52084 00677 SatNav: 53.50059050,-2.72382579|
|Leave Red Barn Lane taking footpath East (left) up slope. Good excuse to rest and check view behind you over Liverpool and Wales.|
|10Cheshire View||OS Grid Ref: SD 52474 00796 SatNav: 53.50170089,-2.71795712|
Turn South (right) along tarmac track, good views over to Cheshire
|11Crookhouse Farm||OS Grid Ref: SD 52565 00367 SatNav: 53.49785000,-2.71653000|
Leave road taking footpath South East (left) beside Crookhouse Farm
down hill side.
|12Roby Well Way||OS Grid Ref: SD 52652 00268 SatNav: 53.49696715,-2.71520249|
|Turn briefly East (left) along Roby Well Lane|
|13Exit Roby||OS Grid Ref: SD 52732 00285 SatNav: 53.49713309,-2.71400086|
Leave Roby Well Lane taking footpath North (left) running alongside
|14Beacon Bridge||OS Grid Ref: SD 52736 00557 SatNav: 53.49957101,-2.71397940|
|Take footbridge East (right) over stream and follow path up slope.|
|15Ash Grove Farm||OS Grid Ref: SD 53110 00628 SatNav: 53.50025000,-2.70835000|
|Turn North (left) in front of Ash Grove Farm and follow footpath.|
|16Beacon Rd||OS Grid Ref: SD 53148 00839 SatNav: 53.50215000,-2.70781000|
|Turn West (left) briefly along Beacon Road.|
|17Oakley Avenue||OS Grid Ref: SD 53105 00878 SatNav: 53.50249379,-2.70846478|
Carefully cross Beacon Road and turn North (right) into Oakley Avenue
and follow footpath North originating beside garages.
|18Upholland Road||OS Grid Ref: SD 53261 01233 SatNav: 53.50569712,-2.70616881|
|Turn North (left) along Upholland Road.|
|19Kennel||OS Grid Ref: SD 53168 01736 SatNav: 53.51021296,-2.70764671|
Carefully cross Upholland Road to take footpath East initially beside
house and then behind properties.
|20 Chair Wood||OS Grid Ref: SD 53527 01720 SatNav: 53.51009971,-2.70222060|
Turn North (left) at field corner to follow footpath parallel to
|21Park Road||OS Grid Ref: SD 53650 02228 SatNav: 53.51467888,-2.70044766|
|Carefully cross park road to continue North on footpath.|
|22Moss Wood||OS Grid Ref: SD 53602 02534 SatNav: 53.51742359,-2.70121209|
|Turn West (left) along path between fields.|
|23Longshaw||OS Grid Ref: SD 53349 02508 SatNav: 53.51716842,-2.70503155|
|Take footpath initially North (right) and then follow it NE.|
|24College||OS Grid Ref: SD 53437 02963 SatNav: 53.52126365,-2.70376555|
Follow path North (left) over Winstanley College playing field then
NW away from college beside stream.
|25Greenslate||OS Grid Ref: SD 53241 03265 SatNav: 53.52395532,-2.70676962|
Take path North (right) beside stream then beside Orrell Waterpark
|26Orrell Waterpark||OS Grid Ref: SD 53219 03805 SatNav: 53.52881000,-2.70718000|
|Take path South around lake back to car park.|
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