Cross Country - Arrowe Park
Arrowe park is a country park run set below Arrowe Park hospital. Park at the Cherry Orchard pub on Arrowe Park Rd(CH49 5LW). It is mostly on grass and quite open, parts can be muddy depending on the recent weather. Trail shoes or spikes are best, though road shoes are possible in dry conditions.
How to get there
Meet Broomfields car park at 8:30am. Arrowe park is on the Wirral near the M53:
- From M53 Junction 3 take the A552 towards Upton / West Kirby /Heswall / Hospital.
- At lights turn left onto A551 for Heswall / Thingwall.
- At second lights turn right into Arrowe Park at Cherry Orchard pub.
Plenty of parking behind the Cherry Orchard Pub.
There is a cafe nearby with toilets but you may be asked to be a cafe customer if you want to use the toilets. There are no changing/showering facilities.
Refreshments after the race are at the Pensby Recreational Centre.
Turn right onto A551 to mini-roundabout. Turn right onto B5138 for Pensby and Heswall. Pass the Pensby Hotel on the right and the Centre is on the left before the traffic lights. Turn into large car park through gate in white fence.
Full instructions available as a PDF document in here
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More information can be downloaded from Steve Saunderswebsite.