Queen's Park step-free walk

Walks, England, Greater Manchester, Bolton

Preview Steps

Download the app to get all the steps for this walk.

Map preview for Queen's Park step-free walk
  • Enter Queen's Park by the grand gateway on Park Road and bear left.

    Step 1: Enter Queen's Park by the grand gateway on Park Road and bear left.

  • Pass an information board to your right, with details of the park's history. Bear left past a wooden barrier and walk ahead slightly uphill.

    Step 2: Pass an information board to your right, with details of the park's history. Bear left past a wooden barrier and walk ahead slightly uphill.

  • Over to the left is the Park café and toilets.

    Step 3: Over to the left is the Park café and toilets.

  • At the wide junction, proceed ahead up the broad hard-surfaced path, keeping left at a fork. The gradient may be too steep for some.

    Step 4: At the wide junction, proceed ahead up the broad hard-surfaced path, keeping left at a fork. The gradient may be too steep for some.

  • After a few minutes, the path becomes less steep, offering fine views over a hollow to the left.

    Step 5: After a few minutes, the path becomes less steep, offering fine views over a hollow to the left.

  • By a litter bin, bear left towards the lake and turn right along the lakeside path. There is a low railing to the left.

    Step 6: By a litter bin, bear left towards the lake and turn right along the lakeside path. There is a low railing to the left.

Download the app to get all the steps for this walk.

Nearby Walks

  • Preview of Moss Bank accessible walk

    Moss Bank accessible walk

    Bolton

    by gmwalking

    by gmwalking

    40 minutes / 1.4km
    A walk around Moss Bank Park to the north of Bolton. Well-made paths. One section shared with cars.
    Botanics Refreshments Public toilets Picnic spot Wheel friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of Seven Acres Country Park

    Seven Acres Country Park

    Bolton

    by gmwalking

    by gmwalking

    55 minutes / 2.7km
    An exploration of a picturesque country park. Moderate slopes but some muddy, uneven & narrow paths
    Botanics Water feature Great views Picnic spot Parking Dog friendly
  • Preview of Moses Gate Country Park

    Moses Gate Country Park

    Farnworth, Bolton

    by gmwalking

    by gmwalking

    45 minutes / 1.8km
    A circular walk full of scenic interest with lakeside, river and woodland views. There are a few steps and rougher paths.
    Water feature Wildlife Great views Picnic spot Child friendly Parking
  • Preview of Farnworth Central Park

    Farnworth Central Park

    Farnworth, Bolton

    by gmwalking

    by gmwalking

    35 minutes / 1.3km
    A surprisingly varied step-free circular walk around Farnworth's Central Park. Good paths but a few slopes.
    History Botanics Wheel friendly Picnic spot Dog friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of Barrow Bridge from Walker Fold

    Barrow Bridge from Walker Fold

    Woodland Trust Smithills Estate

    by swoollam

    by swoollam

    1 hour / 2.3km
    Beautiful walk exploring barrow bridge from Walker Fold car park. Steps along the way and may be muddy in wet weather.
    Wildlife Water feature Public toilets Picnic spot Parking History
  • Preview of Jumbles Reservoir circular

    Jumbles Reservoir circular

    Bromley Cross, Bolton

    by gmringway

    by gmringway

    1hr 45m / 4.7km
    A picturesque reservoir and valley walk. Some steeper and slippery sections near the start.
    Public toilets Picnic spot Child friendly Great views Public transport Water feature

Cookie consent

Using our site means you agree to the use of cookies and similar technologies.

Read more and how to disable cookies in our Privacy Policy