Downham and the river Ribble


Walk leader: Rob Lowe

Number on walk: 18

Distance: 11 miles

Weather: Cool but dry with sunny periods and a light wind.


The route left Downham in the direction of Pendle Hill, up to Lane Head. It then veered off towards Twiston, and then on to Twiston Mill. From there the route went to Downham Bridge and then on to Sawley. The Ribble Way was followed to Grindleton, and on to Chatburn. From Chatburn, back in the direction of Downham Bridge before turning back towards Downham village.