Hyndburn 11-06-2017 – Leader Dougie

Hyndburn 11-06-2017 – Leader Dougie

Dougie led us from the start down to the old railway track towards Baxenden.  We crossed the A680 and went up past Baxenden Cricket and Golf Club towards the A56.  Here we ran the gauntlet and managed to cross the busy road, continuing on to join the King’s Highway, an old bridleway.  We took our elevenses in an old quarry, now used by mountain bikers. We continued along a track running parallel with the A56, passing below Great Hameldon towards Huncoat quarries, then it was back under the A56 to Peel Park, where lunch was taken. ...

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