Posts Tagged "walk"

Walking Conditions up Rivington

Posted by on May 20, 2012 in Admin Post, Entry Level, Rivington, rivingtonpike, Walk, Winter Hill | 0 comments

TweetWe have had a few people searching the site who were wondering how suitable Rivington is to go walking up. In general, as long as you keep to the main footpaths you will not have an issue with going on walks around Rivington. The paths are mostly mud, stone or cobbles so providing that it isn’t too frosty and there hasn’t been too much rain you should be fine. Rivington is a great place for families to go walking, you can go on walks of all different lengths and difficulties. If you are after an easy walk just park at the upper barn and walk straight up to the pike...

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Happy New Year

Posted by on Dec 31, 2011 in Admin Post, Event, rivingtonpike | 0 comments

TweetHave a great New Year from RivingtonPike.com. This year will be our first full year. We hate to keep pushing for walks and rides to be added but our whole website is based on and around the walking and cycling community. This time of year we know that many people will be enjoying long walks around Rivington so we would love it if you could add them to the website. It is free to join, free to add content and free to read everybody elses additions. This is relatively simple to do. Just create an account, click on “posts” then click “add new”. We aim to write a full...

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Great hill – white coppice sunny day walk

Posted by on Nov 17, 2011 in Activity, Area, Blog, Difficulty, Entry Level, Great Hill, Intermediate, Walk | 0 comments

Great hill – white coppice sunny day walk

Tweet Type: Walk Distance: 4 Miles Time Taken: 2 Hours Difficulty: Easy-Intermediate Author: Ashle Whittle Details: I did this walk on a sunny Sunday Morning with my 7 year old son, Ethan. We started off from White Coppice (Cricket Field) We then decided to make the walk interesting and followed the water falls/river up the valley, Then part way up here we took the high road up to Joe’s Cup, then followed the Path to the top of Great Hill. Fantastic views and a shelter point on the top. From her you have the option to carry on to Winter Hill or Darwin Tower, or you can drop down to...

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