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Pennine Bridleway

Pennine Bridleway sign

The Pennine Bridleway is the country's first National Trail for horse riders, mountain bikers, and walkers, and it passes through the rugged Pennine...

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Ashworth and Roch Valleys

Industrial Archaeology

Ashworth Road
Bury and Rochdale Old Road
Greater Manchester
OL10 4BE

Tel: +44 (0)1706 350459

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Ashworth and Roch Valleys

Spectacular views are available in the wooded river valleys and hillside areas around the Ashworth Valley. The River Roch runs past Queen's Park in Heywood, and the rugged upland countryside of the Ashworth Valley is a short distance away.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2018 opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

What's Nearby

  1. Queen's Park.

    Queen's Park, Green Flag Award

    With tranquil gardens and a picturesque lake for visitors to enjoy, Queen’s Park is not only a...

    0.88 miles away
  2. Bandstand at Broadfield Park

    Green Flag Parks

    Rochdale borough boasts 10 Green Flag parks, each one different in style, but similar in being well...

    1.12 miles away
  3. Marland Golf Club

    Marland Golf Club

    Marland Golf Course situated within Springfield Park is an enjoyable yet challenging 18 hole course...

    1.24 miles away
  4. Springfield Park

    Springfield Park

    Between Rochdale and Heywood, the Borough's largest park with landscaped and wooded slopes down to...

    1.3 miles away
  1. Millcroft Tea Gardens

    Millcroft Tea Gardens

    An enduring bit of Victorian outdoor life which is a great source of refreshment on a Sundays and...

    1.38 miles away
  2. Falinge Park

    Falinge Park

    A popular Victorian Park, close to Rochdale Town Centre. Main features are the façade of Falinge...

    1.67 miles away
  3. Rochdale AFC

    Rochdale AFC

    Rochdale AFC has been established since 1907 and is a League One English football team...

    2.12 miles away
  4. St Edmund church

    St Edmund's Church

    St Edmund's Church in Falinge, Rochdale is regarded as one of the finest but least known gems of...

    2.63 miles away
  5. Painting by Phyllis Hargreaves

    Healey Dell Gallery

    Healey Dell is one of Rochdale's hidden gems. An area of outstanding beauty that has been...

    2.67 miles away
  6. Touchstones Rochdale.

    Touchstones Rochdale

    An award winning Arts and Heritage Centre with an Art Gallery, Museum, Visitor Information Centre,...

    2.69 miles away
  7. Rochdale Broadfield Park bandstand.

    Broadfield Park

    Rochdale's town centre park, the oldest in the borough, is of great historic interest and contains...

    2.7 miles away
  8. Rochdale Parish Church

    Rochdale Parish Church, St Chads

    There has been a church on the hill overlooking Rochdale Town Centre for well over 1,000 years....

    2.78 miles away
  9. Healey Dell.

    Healey Dell Nature Reserve & Tea Rooms

    Healey Dell is a beauty spot and wildlife sanctuary rich in industrial archaeology, two miles from...

    2.79 miles away
  10. Rochdale Town Hall.

    Rochdale Town Hall

    Rochdale Town Hall is widely regarded as one of the finest Victorian town halls in Britain. It was...

    2.8 miles away
  11. A map of Rochdale Town Centre - Blue Plaque Trail.

    Rochdale Town Centre - Blue Plaque Trail

    Rochdale Town Centre - Blue Plaque Trail takes you to the location of 20 blue plaques erected up to...

    2.82 miles away
  12. Parks and garden walks in Rochdale Town Centre

    Rochdale Town Centre - Parks & Gardens walk

    This 40 minute walk takes you to the finest parks and gardens of Rochdale town centre, and will...

    2.82 miles away
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