CRL - Community Rail Lancashire

Walk 5 – Wennington to Carnforth

Tunnel, Castle and Canal

The walk starts at Wennington station and finishes at Carnforth station. The walk is graded strenuous and is 18 kilometres (11.3 miles) and should take around 5 hours and 20 minutes.

This longer walk offers a taste of the history of the Lune valley. Passing a medieval motte and bailey and World War II pillbox, then crossing the Lune by the ancient bridge at Gressingham and an old village green, before coasting home alongside the Lancaster Canal to reach Carnforth, a town steeped in railway history.

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