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Lapwing Cycle Route - West Lancashire

Type:Cycle Route

Burscough, West Lancashire

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Lapwing Cycle Route - West Lancashire
This circular route will take you through a wildlife rich area in the heart of agricultural West Lancashire. Starting at Burscough Wharf route goes through the north of Burscough
and then passes through or near several nature reserves.

You will pass through the home of lapwings, dragonflies and butterflies at the WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre before reaching Tarlscough Moss and Burscough Wharf. You will pass Windmill Animal Farm and Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve.

For further information on this route and others in West Lancashire visit: www.visitseftonandwestlancs.co.uk

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)




  • Distance: 5-10 Miles


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Burscough, West LancashireBurscough is a thriving community which lies north of Ormskirk and south of Rufford on the A59. The Leeds and Liverpool canal passes through the parish, along with the Southport to Wigan and the Preston to Liverpool rail lines.

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