Ashton Canal cycle tour
Leisurely cycle tour along this picturesque historical canal, stopping for commentary, passing the Etihad campus, unusual locks and bridges, a religious settlement. Brief refreshment stop at Portland Basin café, bring cash & bike lock.
Bring your own bike for a 10.00am start. The tour a is circulr route and will take around three hours. No need to be an expert and don't worry about fitness, this will be a slow, fun ride along mostly side streets and canal tow paths. The tour will end at 1pm. Total distance is 15 miles.
If you need to hire a bike go to Manchester Bike Hire - www.manchesterbikehire.co.uk.
Emma and Kate are fully insured, professional tourist guides, accredited by the Institute of Tourist Guiding (www.itg.org.uk) and qualified ride leaders.
Nearest bus stop is Ancoats, Great Ancoats St/Old Mill St. Nearest tram stop is New Islington Metrolink.