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distance 3.35mi Vertical gain +92ft Vertical drop -125ft Durée 1h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Merseyside

The City of Liverpool offers the walker many sights to explore. This walk takes in the key attractions and provides the basis for a half day introduction to the City.

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Bold Heath 'Ladies Walk' Circular
distance 5.62mi Vertical gain +148ft Vertical drop -144ft Durée 2h45 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Bold - Merseyside

A circular walk starting from Clock Face park then taking 'Ladies Walk' between Bold New and Old Halls to Bold Heath. The return section includes a disused railway track and The Dream sculpture.

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Sutton Manor, The Dream, Clockface Park Circular
distance 5.49mi Vertical gain +98ft Vertical drop -115ft Durée 2h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Merseyside

Starting at Sutton Manor Park visiting The Dream sculpture, Clockface Country Park, Sutton Mill Dam, Brickfields Nature Reserve and Daisyfields Reserve.

Walking Maghull Circular ( Download : )
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Maghull Circular
distance 5.44mi Vertical gain +39ft Vertical drop -39ft Durée 2h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Maghull - Merseyside

A circular route starting from Maghull centre initially following the canal and then disused rail track before heading beside Melling Brook to outskirts of Melling. Final section rejoins canal back to start.

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Carr Mill Sankey Valley Circular
distance 6.76mi Vertical gain +148ft Vertical drop -151ft Durée 3h15 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Merseyside

A circular walk around Carr Mill Dam, Sankey Valley Canal and Burgy Park.

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Rainford Siding Lane Circular
distance 8.19mi Vertical gain +36ft Vertical drop -36ft Durée 3h50 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Rainford - Merseyside

Starting from Sidling Lane Nature Reserve travelling along the edge of the reserve before crossing the railway line to continue over open farmland and country lanes to re-enter via the woodland section of the reserve.

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Rainford Linear Park Circular
distance 7.56mi Vertical gain +79ft Vertical drop -79ft Durée 3h35 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Rainford - Merseyside

Route initially along Rainford Linear Park before heading over open countryside back to start.

Walking Ainsdale Reserve Circular ( Download : )
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Ainsdale Reserve Circular
distance 5.17mi Vertical gain +72ft Vertical drop -66ft Durée 2h25 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Merseyside

A circular around Ainsdale Nature reserve starting with the gentle woodland section before moving on to a trickier dry dune section due to a large number of paths crisscrossing the dunes, The final section is through the wet dune section where the path is clearly marked but ponds block the path during wet periods so improvisation or wellingtons might be necessary.

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Carr Mill Chadwick Green Circular
distance 4.95mi Vertical gain +226ft Vertical drop -226ft Durée 2h30 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Merseyside

A circular route crossing Carr Mill via causeway onto a rising farmland section leading to Newton Rd. Extensive views over Mersey Plain, Manchester and Cheshire Heights from this midway point. Return route is via open farmland leading to woodland section back to lakeside.

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Clock Face Colliery Moss Circular
distance 5.98mi Vertical gain +66ft Vertical drop -66ft Durée 2h50 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Bold - Merseyside

A circular route beginning at Clock Face Park onto Wheatacre Reserve and returning via Colliery Moss.

Walking Lunt Meadows Circular ( Download : )
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Lunt Meadows Circular
distance 5.59mi Vertical gain +0ft Vertical drop -16ft Durée 2h35 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Sefton - Merseyside

Walk starting from Lunt Meadows Nature reserve and crosses the River Alt to disused Cheshire Lines rail track. After following the rail track the route crosses open farmland to a short road section leading back to the nature reserve. The final part of the walk makes its way via the nature reserve ponds to start.

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Formby Squirrel Asparagus Trail
distance 5.27mi Vertical gain +66ft Vertical drop -72ft Durée 2h30 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Formby - Merseyside

The walk starts in Formby Kirkdale Road and follows anti-clockwise route along Asparagus and Squirrel Trails together with dune and beach sections.

Walking Formby Dunes ( Download : )
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Formby Dunes
distance 5.74mi Vertical gain +23ft Vertical drop -23ft Durée 2h40 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Formby - Merseyside

The walk starts from Formby Village and follows an anticlockwise circular route via Formby Dunes, site of 'Lost Resort', Formby Beach, site of first Lifeboat station with a possible detour to 'Devils Hole'.

Walking Sefton Meadows ( Download : )
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Sefton Meadows
distance 5.11mi Vertical gain +23ft Vertical drop -26ft Durée 2h20 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Sefton - Merseyside

The walk starts from Sefton Village and follows a clockwise circular route via Sefton Mill site Sefton Meadows, Cheshire Lines railtrack, River Alt and briefly Mersey Forest.

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Lunt Circular via River Alt
distance 5.32mi Vertical gain +13ft Vertical drop -13ft Durée 2h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Sefton - Merseyside

The walk starts from Lunt Village, Sefton and follows the anticlockwise circular route via River Alt, Cheshire Lines railtrack, River Alt and briefly Mersey Forest.

Walking Lydiate Circular Walk ( Download : )
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Lydiate Circular Walk
distance 5.84mi Vertical gain +36ft Vertical drop -33ft Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Lydiate - Merseyside

The walk starts from Bell's Lane in Lydiate and follows clockwise circular route via disused railway lane and canal towpath. A possible brief detour to St Catherine's Chapel and the oldest pub in Lancashire, Scotch Piper.

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