How to get there.

To the Irlam Jetty:

From Eccles: Follow A57 east for approx 3 miles, just past Boysnope golf course turn left into the small industrial estate.
From Irlam: Follow A57 or Liverpool Road West, Just past the Irlam A57/Liverpool Road roundabout turn immediatelly right into the small industrial estate.

In the Industrial Estate: Continue through till you reach the iron railings. There is a path ( 250 yards long )down the left side of the Iron Railings leading to the Irlam Jetty.

To the Flixton Jetty:

Follow Woodsend Road turning into Eddisbury Ave following the Millenium Nature Reserve Park signs.
Bare left then right at the roundabout( effectively going straight on ) till you reach the car park.
A footpath leads down from the carpark, past the Park entrance and the old ferrymans house down to the jetty.