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Walk the Isle of Man: Thursday 3 - Groudle Glen, Molly Quirk's Glen, Onchan

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Derby Castle Manx Electric Railway Station

11 Strathallan Crescent

IM2 4NR Douglas

Isle of Man

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Thursday 3 - Moderate/Easier

Groudle Glen – Molly Quirk’s Glen – Reservoirs – Onchan

10.5 km/6.5 miles. Height gained 200 m/656 feet. About 4 hours walking

Description: Riverside walk through narrow glens and then to open reservoirs around Groudle and Onchan just north of Douglas.

We take the 10:40 Manx Electric Railway from Derby Castle, Douglas (booked) to Old Groudle Road and then drop down to follow the footpath up Groudle Glen and Molly Quirk’s Glen to the Clypse and Kerrowdhoo Reservoirs. We then return to Onchan on foot to explore the village and return to Douglas by bus (not booked) or on foot through Onchan, Port Jack and Douglas Promenade (self-guided). Options for return transport to be provided when timetables are confirmed.

What we may see: Riverside, glen and reservoir wildlife. Onchan village, St Peter’s church and crosses.

What to expect: Riverside, glen and reservoir-side footpaths, sometimes narrow, sometimes wet and muddy. Country road and road return to Onchan.

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Transport options for getting to and from the walk with individual ticket purchase.

Individual ticket prices booked through Eventbrite do not include travel to/from the walks on public transport. Standard ticket charges for this will apply and are to be paid by the participant.

The option to book the event package is available through Isle of Man Event Services on 01624 664460.

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Derby Castle Manx Electric Railway Station

11 Strathallan Crescent

IM2 4NR Douglas

Isle of Man

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