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  1. Add Chorlton Park to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Opened in 1928 now home to a bowls pavilion, children's playground, basketball court and football areas.

  2. Add Marple Locks to your Itinerary

    Marple, Glossop

    This flight of 16 working locks was built in 1805 to connect the Lower and Upper Peak Forest Canals. They are the second deepest in the country and raise the canal 209 feet to a summit height of 518 feet above sea level.

  3. Add Jumbles Country Park Information Centre and Cafe to your Itinerary

    Bolton

    Jumbles Country Park boasts beautiful parkland, reservoir and picturesque walks through a network of footpaths radiating up the valley and across adjacent hills.

  4. Add Piccadilly Gardens to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    A place to relax in the heart of the city.

  5. Add Cotton Field Park to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    This new eco-park uses nature to bring people together within an urban environment.

  6. Add Longford Park to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Longford Park is the largest municipal park in the borough of Trafford covering approximately 22 hectares.

  7. Add RHS Garden Bridgewater to your Itinerary

    Worsley, Manchester

    Provisionally opening in 2020. Reviving the gardens of the historic 156 acre Worsley New Hall estate to create RHS Garden Bridgewater represents one of the largest gardening projects in Europe at this time.

  8. Add Denzell Gardens to your Itinerary

    Altrincham

    This haven of tranquillity has lovely gardens and a large open meadow covered in varieties of orchid and other wild-flowers.

  9. Add Hopwood Woods Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    Middleton, Rochdale

    Hopwood Woods is a haven for birds and other wildlife whilst the informal pathways allow visitors to wander through the woods enjoying the peace and tranquility.

  10. Add Burrs Country Park to your Itinerary

    Bury

    Country Park offering riverside walks, canoeing and outdoor activity centre and location of Burrs Caravan Club site. From early 2017 the East Lancashire Heritage Railway will operate services to and from a new station at Burrs.

  11. Add Piethorne Valley to your Itinerary

    Rochdale

    2 miles from Newhey, the six reservoirs in the Piethorne Valley are surrounded by open moorland.

  12. Add Scotsmans Flash to your Itinerary

    Wigan

    Scotsmans flash the largest of the “Wigan Flashes” is a designated site of scientific interest. This is due to the abundance of rare plant species, several species of orchid, extensive reed beds and migrating birds such as Reed and Sedge Warbler.

  13. Add Adlington Hall to your Itinerary

    Macclesfield

    Set in the heart of the Cheshire countryside, Adlington Hall is one of the most beautiful country homes in the United Kingdom.

  14. Add Worthington Lakes Country Park to your Itinerary

    Standish, Wigan

    Worthington Lakes is a joint project run in conjunction with North West Water that offers quiet walks, fishing and picnicking. With access to the Red Rock Cycle and Bridle Way, Worthington Lakes provides something for everyone.

  15. Add Ellenroad Engine House to your Itinerary

    Rochdale

    Built in 1892 on the banks of the River Beal, the Ellenroad cotton mill produced fine cotton yarn using mule spinning.

  16. Add Tandle Hill Country Park to your Itinerary

    Royton, Oldham

    Tandle Hill is a mixture of magnificent beech woodland and open grassland with a wide panorama of the surrounding countryside. There are several walks around the park and links to Crompton Moor. Cafe in the Visitor Centre.

  17. Add Prestwich Forest Park to your Itinerary

    Bury

    Prestwich Forest Park offers 200 hectares of woodland and open space. There are plenty of places to explore and lots of wildlife to discover, regular activities, play area and mountain bike trail.

  18. Add Philips Park to your Itinerary

    Manchester

    Grade II listed and many of it's 19th Century features are still remaining to this day.

  19. Add North York Moors to your Itinerary

    Northallerton

    This national park is a stunning area of natural beauty forged by nature and shaped over generations.

  20. Add Falinge Park to your Itinerary

    Rochdale

    A popular Victorian Park, close to Rochdale Town Centre. Main features are the façade of Falinge Hall and the Mawson designed formal gardens, which are complemented by the restored bandstand.

  21. Add The Leeds – Liverpool Canal to your Itinerary

    Wigan

    This is the longest canal in Britain. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal is 127 miles long and, via its connection with the Aire & Calder at Leeds, offers a coast-to-coast route across the north of England.

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