GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Fletcher Moss Park

1 miles (1 km)

Fletcher Moss is a beautiful botanical garden located in Didsbury, Manchester. The gardens contain a wide range of ornamental trees and shrubs, includingChusan palms,tulip trees,mulberry,dawn redwood and various dwarfconifers. There are also pretty rock gardens, little waterfalls and ponds. The gardens attract a wide variety of birdlife so you can sit enjoy the birdsong for a while. A short walk from Fletcher Moss takes you to the adjacent Parsonage gardens where you will find several largeyewtrees and pretty flower beds.
The Trans Pennine Trail runs past the park so you could pick this up and enjoy a walk along the River Mersey. Stenner Woods nature reserve is also right next to the park so this is another good option if you'd like to extend your walk.

Postcode

M20 2RQ - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Fletcher Moss Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Fletcher Moss Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Pubs/Cafes

Ye Olde Cock Inn and the Didsbury pub are located next to the park. They both have a good menu and outdoor seating for finer weather.

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

The Stockport Walk visits the park from the town centre of Stockport by following the River Mersey for just over 4 miles.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Greater Manchester Walks page.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Fletcher Moss Gardens - geograph.org.uk - 253355

Fletcher Moss Gardens

The Croft, Fletcher Moss Gardens - geograph.org.uk - 128816

The Croft, Fletcher Moss Gardens. In 1878 one Emily Williamson organised a meeting here to discuss the exploitation of birds in the manufacture of hats. This led, in 1890, to the formation of the Plumage League which later became the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB).

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GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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