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Amazing tours of Bolton you’ll be ‘appy to explore!

Think you know Bolton? Or Fancy knowing more about where you live?

28 April 2022

Bolton Council have teamed up with TrailTale to create a brilliant app which lets you discover amazing hidden histories across the Borough.

The app displays amazing historic photographs of Bolton from a bygone age, as well as some of Bolton’s finest landmarks.

All the trails are audio described so you can walk the route as you listen to the history of Bolton and surrounding areas.

Bolton Council Deputy Leader Cllr Hilary Fairclough said:

“Bolton Council and TrailTale have created a really exciting and historically rich app. The trails are designed for different users wanting a leisurely stroll, or an invigorating hike, while also providing both child-friendly and bicycle-friendly routes".


The app is available for both Apple and Android phones, you can discover and explore 9 fantastic walking trails in and around Bolton, plus a guided cycle route for those who prefer a two wheeled tour!