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Garstang walking festival

Garstang walking festival


Garstang walking festival is nine days of guided walks in and around Garstang. The festival usually takes place in May and is designed to help you experience the best of springtime around Garstang, the Forest of Bowland, and the Fylde plain. 

Discover bluebell woodlands, wildlife, upland views and local history. There are walks for all abilities throughout the week.

The fesitval is co-oridinated by the Friends of Garstang walking festival and supported by Wyre Council.  

Garstang walking festival 2017 brochure

Join Garstang walking festival 2018

Please book in advance to ensure you get a place. To book please contact Visit Garstang Centre.


Each walk is individually priced. Please refer to the 2018 booklet (which will be available here in January 2018) for all prices. 

You can make payment over the phone, by visiting the centre or by cheque. Please make cheques made payable to Wyre Council and post to: Countryside walks bookings, Visit Garstang Centre, Cherestanc Square, Garstang, PR3 1EF.

Friends seasonal walks

These walks, led by the Friends of Garstang walking festival will give you a chance to experience the walking festival in early spring. The walks take place in March, April, July, September and October.

Walks begin at 10am and last up to five hours. Prices are £3.50-£4.50 per walk. 

To book please contact Visit Garstang Centre.


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Contact us

For further information or to book a place on the festival please contact Garstang tourist information centre

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