Rail Ale Trail: Summerseat & Ramsbottom
Does chugging through lush valleys and pretty villages, stopping at some of the finest drinking establishments en route to sample a pint of locally brewed ale sound like the ideal way to spend a day? Then embark on a Rail Ale Trail and explore the fascinating history, heritage and hops that the area is home to.
On the Summerseat & Ramsbottom Guided Rail Ale Trail you will enjoy a Blue Badge guided tour through the beautiful Irwell Valley, stopping at scenic Summerseat and Ramsbottom. Listen to stories that have stood the test of time, sample some of the local drinking spots and tuck into a hearty pub lunch.
WHAT DOES THE DAY INCLUDE?
Summerseat & Ramsbottom Rail Ale Trail tours include*;
- A Freedom of the Line ticket on the East Lancashire Railway
- 4 – 5 hour tour of the area and its pubs with a qualified Blue or Green Badge Guide
- Pub lunch
- Souvenir bottle of ale
* Please see individual tour descriptions on the East Lancashire Railway website for any additional details.
* Meet in The Trackside Pub on Platform 2 of Bury Bolton Street Station
Please see Important Information on the Rail Ale Trail Guided Tours page for booking guidance.
The Rail Ale Trail is open to over 18′s only.