Wednesday, 25th February 2015

Walk:

Witch Wood, Green Drive, Lytham Green

Start Point: The Fairhaven, Ansdell Grid Reference: SD 345 275
Distance: 5 miles Ascent: Little
Time: 2.5 hours
Weather: Dry with a fair amount of sun
Comments: A winter walk on good surfaces with no stiles through Witch Wood (named after a horse buried there) where we saw lots of snowdrops. Passing the entrance to Lytham Hall the group of 33 walkers continued along Green Drive, which is traffic free, before crossing the main road to Lytham Green. As the tide was out we were able to walk along the beach for some distance before regaining the promenade to return to Granny’s Bay & our lunch.

Lytham Windmill shortly before the walk

The White Church at Fairhaven

All the ascent over in one go

Underneath the arch in Witch Wood

A pleasant stroll through Witch Wood

Flora in Witch Wood

The entrance to Lytham Hall

Green Drive Woodland information

Time out for a biscuit for some ----

and Tea and a natter for others ----

on Green Drive

Lytham Windmill late morning with the abscence of the sun

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