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  1. Worsley Village

    This 3-mile circular walk around Worsley takes in the picturesque village, the Bridgewater Canal, its fascinating heritage and explores the rich woodland area of Worsley Woods.

  2. Peel Tower, Holcombe Moor and Ramsbottom

    This (sometimes strenuous) circular walk gives you everything; spectacular views woodland, riverside rambling and heritage. Have a rest when you reach Peel Tower to catch your breath and admire views across Manchester and the North West. (Please...

  3. Add Manchester City's ‘Touch of Brazil' Stadium Tour to your Itinerary

    Manchester City's ‘Touch of Brazil' Stadium Tour

    Manchester

    Manchester City are bringing a taste of Rio to the Etihad Stadium this half term, with the introduction of their ‘Touch of Brazil’ exhibition space within the Etihad Stadium & Club Tour.

  4. Add Sky High Adventure to your Itinerary

    Sky High Adventure

    Droylsden, Manchester

    Sky High Adventure provides a wide range of safe, fun and accessible adventure facilities all under one roof!

  5. Historic Houses, Highest Hill

    Bolton

    This walk takes you from the medieval manor house of Smithills Hall up to the television mast on Winter Hill, which reaches a height of over 1000 feet and is the highest hill in the West Pennine Moors. From these heights there could be views over to...

  6. Add Day Trip to Historic Chester and River Cruise to your Itinerary

    Day Trip to Historic Chester and River Cruise

    Manchester

    Enjoy a day trip to Chester, one of the UK’s most popular city destinations with cobbled streets, hidden cellars and quirky lanes to discover.

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  7. Manchester Food Walks

    Manchester Food Walks combines culture, history and cuisine in its food tours of the city. Full details and online booking at manchesterfoodwalks.co.uk.

  8. Saddleworth Circuit

    A good walk with some strenuous hilly sections. The route takes in the Huddersfield Narrow Canal, country lanes, weavers’ cottages and Saddleworth Church before returning through the village of Uppermill. There are a number of options to shorten the...

  9. Add The Escape Room to your Itinerary

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    The Escape Room

    Salford

    The Escape Room is a truly unique live escape game designed for groups of 2-6 people in Manchester. Solve challenges and puzzles within 60 minutes in order to escape the room.

  10. Wigan Pier to Leigh Bridge

    Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier and taking you through the unique collection of lakes and waterways known as Wigan Flashes and on through the Hey Brook Corridor to delightful Pennington. A canal-side trail rich in natural history and heritage.

  11. Etherow Country Park Woodland and Waterways

    A beautiful and calm woodland walk around mill ponds, rivers and streams with colourful views of the Goyt Valley.

  12. Add Junkyard Golf Club to your Itinerary

    Junkyard Golf Club

    Manchester

    Junkyard Golf is a crazy golf experience with a twist with two 9 hole courses of twisted junk, bad puns & secret bars. 

  13. Wigan Pier to Arley Hall

    This is a canal-side trail rich in natural history and heritage. Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier, the trail takes you along the Leeds-Liverpool Canal and up Wigan’s famous flight of 23 locks to Top Lock. Then on through the wonderful and...

  14. Add Breakout to your Itinerary

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    Breakout

    Manchester

    Breakout is a live escape room game, a group of friends, family or colleagues are locked in the room for an hour and have to solve a series of puzzles.

  15. Wigan Pier to Appley Bridge

    Starting at the iconic Wigan Pier and meandering through the Douglas Valley. This is a lovely canal-side trail mixing attractive and rich natural industrial heritage.

  16. Add Treasure Trails to your Itinerary

    Treasure Trails

    The Manchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail is a must do activity for those looking for things to do in Manchester with family and friends. Can you follow the 1.3 mile self guided Trail around the Castlefield area of Manchester and solve the sneaky...

  17. Add Go Ape! Rivington to your Itinerary

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    Go Ape! Rivington

    Horwich

    Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set high above the forest floor.

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  18. Moorland Waters

    The secluded Piethorne Valley is hidden from view and deep in the folds of the high Pennine moors. Victorian reservoirs built to supply water to the surrounding area dominate the valley and provide a wonderful backdrop to this moorland walk. The...

  19. The South Pennine Water Trail

    Discover Hollingworth Lake and Littleborough with this delightful 5 mile walk. With scenic views over the Pennines this circular route takes in some of the best countryside the area has to offer. The initial section of the walk offers easy walking...

  20. Add Towers and Turrets to your Itinerary

    Towers and Turrets

    Bolton

    The Last Drop Village complex of hotel, restaurant and shops stands high above Bolton on the edge of the hills and makes an excellent starting point for this walk across a scenic golf course, over one bridge of towers and turrets (one of which can...

  21. Hawkshaw and Affetside

    A fairly demanding, but very pleasant walk, taking in lanes and field paths through attractive moorland edge scenery. The northern most part of the route is occasionally closed for military training purposes, so you may wish to ring 01204 882991 to...

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