Sunday, 10 May 2015

Around Ashurst & Parbold

Leeds and Liverpool Canal near Parbold Hill

Descending Parbold Hill

Wild Garlic along Miry Lane

Quick stop on Hunters Hill

Cranefly at Jacksons Lane

Ascent to Harrock Hill

Gorse on Harrock Hill

Past the old Windmill on Harrock Hill

Plodding On

Towards Harrock Hall

Closer to Harrock Hall

Wild Flowers

Through the Fairy Glen

Following Sprodley Brook

Bridge over Sprodley Brook

Crossing Sprodley Brook in the Fairy Glen
(Oilify Effect Applied)

A St Marks Fly

Another St Marks Fly

Tadpoles through the trees

Ashurst Beacon

The descent from Ashurst Hill 
with Parbold Hill in sight

Canal Bank

Watching the tadpoles

Today's Route


  1. That looks like a really good walk!

    1. It is Louise and the beauty is that you can make it as long or short as you want. Park in the car park at the end of Bramble Way in Parbold (WN8 7HZ) and you can walk many different routes from there. I've added a map to the end of this post so you see the route we took.