Wirral Country Park, Little Neston

Distance about 2½ miles

Bus Services: Hinderton Arms (Avon 22, 23)

Railway Stations: Neston, Hooton

Car Parking Lees Lane Wirral Country Park

1. From Lees Lane Wirral Country Park Car Park walk over bridge and past pond to join the Wirral Way and walk in an E direction to just before the bridge over Cuckoo Lane.
2. Descend steps on right and turn right onto Cuckoo Lane.
3. Walk up the Lane in a SW direction passing one stile on the right to a kissing gate on the left at the brow of the hill.
4. Cross this stile and walk along the field edge in a SE direction to a stile.
5. Cross stile with hedge on right alongside Nature Reserve as far as kissing gate where path joins Woodfall Lane (Neston BR 51).
6. Turn right along bridleway in a SW direction until you reach a stile on your right.
7. Cross stile to join a footpath between hedges in a N direction to junction of paths.
8. Turn right and walk in E direction across field to a stile at Cuckoo Lane.
9. Return by Cuckoo Lane to Wirral Way and Lees Lane Car Park.

Coal Mining in the Neston area