COVID 19 update
Our recreation site car park and toilets will remain open, following Government guidance. We will continue to monitor this.
Please follow social distancing guidelines, stick to the footpath, and keep a 2 metre distance to ensure the safety of yourself, other visitors and our staff.
Please only visit our recreation sites if you are local to the area.
Please only visit with your household, your bubble, or to meet one other person.
Please act responsibly, stay local and stay safe.With views across Rochdale, Ramsbottom, Manchester and Bury, Ashworth Moor reservoir offers a peaceful circular walk, with access to longer and more challenging trails across the Pennines.
Located less than an hour away from Bury, Rochdale and Blackburn and accessible by public transport, it's a great place to walk the dog or spend some time with the family.
A great spot for bird watchers, you might spot Raptors such as Merlin, Kestrels and Buzzards. There is also a great variety of aquatic species including Cormorants, Teal and Goosanders.