Last Walk

8th August 2020

Meet : Gregory Fold, Helmshore    10 am

The walk will encompass Helmshore.   Starting along Greens Lane and descending to Ewood Bridge and along towards Irwell Vale. We will follow the river Holden Brook to Snig Hole and follow Station Road then the railway track path to Helmshore Textile Museum car park for lunch. We will continue passing Robin Hood Inn and climb to the dam of Holden Wood Reservoir and take the lane to Holden Wood Antiques, cross the road to pass Holden Hall Farm and traverse the fields above the cemetery  to descend the quarry road and recross Grane Road to rejoin the railway tarack path back to the museum turning left onto Gregory Fold road.   5 Miles  Moderate