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Named discsWyre Way

Lancashire

72 km / 45 miles
A walk exploring the history and wildlife of the Wyre estuary from the estuary mouth as the river snakes to its source in the Forest of Bowland. The Way comprises three routes: from Fleetwood to Knott End via Shard Bridge (16 miles), from Shard Bridge to Garstang (11 miles) and from Garstang to the finish at Abbeystead Reservoir (18 miles). Both sides of the estuary are visited - the ferry between Fleetwood and Knott End is seasonal and the route is subject to flooding at Spring tides.


Details:

Waymark: Named discs
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named discs
Attributes: Easy
Coastal
River
Start: SD339484 - Fleetwood, Lancashire View on StreetMap
Finish: SD555537 - Abbeystead Reservoir, Lancashire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Wyre Council - Knott End to Fleetwood Ferry

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF Wyre Way Overview  (Wyre Council  - 2017 ) Download
External PDF Fleetwood Peninsula Walk  (Wyre Council  - 2017 ) Download
External PDF Shard Bridge to Garstang  (Wyre Council  - 2017 ) Download
External PDF Garstang to Abbeystead  (Wyre Council  - 2017 ) Download
External PDF Tarnbrook Loop  (Wyre Council  - 2017 ) Download

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 102, 103
OS Landranger Active 102, 103
OS Explorer 2, 41, 286, 296
OS Explorer Active 2, 41, 286, 296

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

 
 
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Swans Rest Holiday Cottages  (bookable online)
1 km
27 km

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Downloads:

MemoryMap Route File
Tracklogs Route File

Route Profile:

73.0 km (45.4 miles)
686 m (2,251 ft) ascent
272 m (892 ft)  maximum height

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