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West Lancashire Walking Festival

Fairy glen walking festivalThe Walking Festival runs every August and provides walks to suit people of all abilities.

The festival offers everything from short, themed, informative strolls to long distance countryside rambles. A variety of different walk leaders and external organisations work alongside the Ranger's helping to provide walks that cover as much of West Lancashire's wonderful countryside as possible.

The walks

Details of walks for the 2017 August Walking Festival will be available here nearer the time.

Walks are free and booking is not required.

Additional information

Walks are open to all but anyone under the age of 14 should be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or older. Please ensure that you wear clothing and footwear to walk through uneven/countryside terrain. Longer walks will have a scheduled lunch stop and you will require a packed lunch. It is good practice to carry a drink with you on all walks.


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Beacon County Park

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Beacon Country Park, Beacon Lane, Up Holland, WN8 7RU

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