Sunday, 4th January 2009

             

      

 

Walk: Turton & Wayoh reservoirs
Start Point: Batridge Barn car park Grid Reference: SD 723 173
Distance: 9.5 miles Ascent: 1,054 feet
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John starts us off in good spirits with a 'start of the walk' joke

 

Looking to the West end of Turton & Entwistle Reservoir . . .

 

the water has succumbed to the cold weather

 

With Turton Moor in the background we head East towards Turton Heights

 

Our lunch is taken at 751 feet, at the trig point on Cheetham Heights

 

Disused quarries near Egerton

 

Vapour trails reflected in Jumbles Reservoir . . .

 

and a sunny bank is reflected in Wayoh Reservoir

 

The Wayoh Reservoir outflow (with its own reflection) and Edgeworth in the background

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