Area: Yorkshire West Riding

https://www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Barnsley/

Category:Barnsley
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Category:Bradford
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Category:Calderdale
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Category:Craven
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Category:Doncaster
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https://www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Kirklees/

Category:Kirklees
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In contrast, the Annexe for this Category lists Entities which do NOT (currently) have Records in 'Open Paths and Trails'. Here, clicking on a Title of interest should link you to a relevant external Website (or Facebook Page):

- Kirklees ANNEXE

 

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https://www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Leeds/

Category:Leeds
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https://www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Rotherham/

Category:Rotherham
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https://www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Selby/

Category:Selby
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Category:Sheffield
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https://www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Wakefield/

Category:Wakefield
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https://www.baildontowncouncil.gov.uk/local-publications.html

Category:Bradford
Starting fromBaildon
Overview

'Baildon is a fantastic place to walk. Although Skipton claims the title "Gateway to the Dales", many think that Baildon could just as easily hold that accolade.'

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https://www.visit-barnsley.com/things-to-do/parks-trails-and-outdoors

Category:Barnsley
Overview

Countryside and Conservation 'Information about the green spaces available in the local countryside and how to enjoy them.'

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https://www.bingleywalkersarewelcome.org.uk/walks/

Category:Bradford
Starting fromBingley
Overview

'The town and surrounding area, situated in verdant Airedale, is very accessible thanks to its two rail stations (Bingley and Crossflatts) and good bus links. It offers great walks for those who love the great outdoors, of all ages and abilities.'

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http://www.bostonspapc.org.uk/Local_Walks_26749.aspx

Category:Leeds
Starting fromBoston Spa
Overview

'The Parish Council has published a selection of circular walks which ... you will be able to print off and take with you on your walk. They are all included in the new Welcome Pack which we hope to give to all newcomers to the village. ...'

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https://bradfield-walkers.org.uk/

Category:Sheffield
Starting fromBradfield
Overview

'Bradfield village’s excellent location on the northwest fringes of the Peak District, with close proximity to long-distance trails and a superb variety of shorter walks around local villages, and spectacular reservoirs means that it has something special to offer walkers, whether visitors or local residents.'

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http://www.bradfordwalking.org/

Category:Bradford
Overview

'Without doubt Bradford CHA Rambling and Social Club is one of the most successful Rambling Clubs in Britain. One does not need to look far to understand why the club is so successful.  I believe the reason is because of the effort put into the Club by so many people, past and present, giving their time freely and without asking for reward ...'

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https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/brodsworth-hall-and-g...

Starting fromBrodsworth Hall and Gardens
Overview

'Spectacularly restored to their full Victorian splendour, the gardens are home to a collection of grand gardens in miniature, filled with colourful seasonal plantings and displays. Stroll through the statue walks, the fern dell grotto and the beautiful wild rose dell.'

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https://www.waw-burleyinwharfedale.org/

Category:Bradford
Starting fromBurley-in-Wharfedale
Overview

'Burley-in-Wharfedale is superbly situated for walking and also for those who prefer to run! Surrounded by fields and meadows and with the River Wharfe passing close to the village centre, the area is rich in wildlife ... The surrounding countryside is wonderful walking territory, with numerous footpaths accessing Burley and Baildon Moors to the south, Ilkley and Addingham Moors to the West, the Chevin Country Park to the East, and the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to the North ... '

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https://www.calderdale.gov.uk/leisure/sport-fitness/active-life/walkin...

Category:Calderdale
Overview

'Calderdale Council serves the towns of Brighouse, Elland, Halifax, Hebden Bridge, Sowerby Bridge and Todmorden.'

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http://www.cawthorne.org.uk/Local_Walks_8159.aspx

Category:Barnsley
Starting fromCawthorne
Overview

'If Cawthorne was situated in the Cotswolds or even the Yorkshire Dales, it would be a tourist "honeypot", as it is it remains one of South Yorkshire's treasures and a vital lung for the more developed local areas.'

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https://www.bradford.gov.uk/

Category:Bradford
Navigate the Website>>> A to Z of Services >>> Walking (Sport and Activities)
Starting fromCity of Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Overview

'The Countryside and Rights of Way Service aims to protect, enhance, promote and inform responsible public enjoyment of Bradford's natural environment and rights of way network. The Countryside of Bradford covers over 140 square miles (375 square km) and includes some of the finest and most distinctive landscapes in the region ...'

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https://communityrightsofwayservice.blogspot.com/

Starting fromUpper Calder and Ryburn Valleys
Overview

'Aims to maintain and repair Rights of Way and permissive paths in the Upper Calder and Ryburn valleys and to report to the local council on the condition of the Rights of Way network.'

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https://www.cravendc.gov.uk/tourism/

Category:Craven
Overview

'Great walking routes are spread across the whole of Craven. Gentle town and village trails explore the heritage and hidden treasures of Craven. Circular walks, from a short riverside stroll to a day out on the fells, an ideal way to venture into the surrounding countryside, or take the bus or train and walk back. Strenuous day walks and challenges are for the more adventurous include the Three Peaks, a 26 mile walk over the summits of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough.' ALERT A Section 'Walking in Craven' seems no longer to be accessible via the Council Website.

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https://thelandtrust.org.uk/spaces/north-east-yorkshire/

Navigate the Website>>> Cudworth Common
Starting fromCudworth Common
Overview

'This scenic park raises above the surrounding area so fabulous views over the RSPB's Edderthorpe Ings reserves and for many miles into the distance can be enjoyed as you wander round this wild green space. Keep an eye open for the intricate wooden sculptures which celebrate both the site's mining heritage and bright new future as community park. Ferrymoor Flash, a small lake (or large pond) which is separated from the main part of the site, should not be missed when visiting the site because of the fantastic range of wildlife such as swans, shelducks, tufted duck and a colourful variety of butterflies that inhabits this small wetland area.'

Description from

The Land Trust

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http://www.denbydale-walkersarewelcome.org.uk/

Category:Kirklees
Starting fromDenby Dale
Overview

'The walking opportunites around here are excellent, so we hope you'll come and explore the area if you are not local! The leaflets include maps and provide details of local transport, places of interest, local history, etc. '

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http://www.denbydale-kirkburton.org.uk/WalksAndTrails.aspx

Category:Kirklees
Starting fromDenby Dale & Kirkburton
Overview

'On the edge of the Pennines, the Denby Dale and Kirkburton area offers rolling countryside with attractive stone-built villages connected by a network of footpaths and trails. Steeped in industrial history, traces of the past can be found at the heart of the villages: the imposing Denby Dale viaduct; the impressive Emley mast; old coaching inns; early churches and chapels; and traditional weaver’s cottages ...'

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https://www.doncasterhframblingclub.org.uk/

Category:Doncaster
Overview

'The club was founded in 1948 under the auspices of the Holiday Fellowship, now known as HF Holidays, to whom we are affiliated, and has a wide cross section of membership from all parts of Doncaster. The Club aims to provide, in good company, opportunities for the healthy enjoyment of countryside and the open air.'

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http://doncaster-outsiders-walkingclub.org.uk

Category:Doncaster
Overview

'We generally meet every 4 weeks on a Sunday at 8.00am at the Market Car Park for a full day out, and enjoy a variety of interesting walks all over the area, from the Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors, Yorkshire Wolds, East Coast and Peak District, to walks around historic sites and geological features, and finishing in historic towns or pretty villages ... We are an adult Fell Walking Club and as such everyone must have a sense of Personal Responsibility.'

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https://www.ramblers.org.uk/doncaster

Category:Doncaster
Overview

'We provide walks on Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the year. These walks are usually of about 10 miles in length and vary in location from local walks starting from Thorne, Fishlake, Edlington and Epworth, etc, to Grindleford, Calver and Hathersage in the beautiful Peak District, to walks in the Castle Howard area, in the Wolds, as well as many more locations up to about an hour's drive away. These walks are for reasonably experienced walkers ...'

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http://www.doncasterwayfarers.co.uk

Category:Doncaster
Starting fromAroundand About
Overview

'Friendly and welcoming walking club for all ages and abilities ... The second Sunday of August 1978 was the inaugural walk of the Doncaster Wayfarers walking club ... The Club was formed by a breakaway group from the [former] International Fellwalkers, who were looking for a more family orientated venue.'

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http://www.epip.org.uk/

Category:Kirklees
Navigate the Website>>> East Peak Outdoors
Starting fromDenby Dale
Overview

Held Mid June.

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http://ecclesfield-pc.gov.uk/walks/walks.html

Category:Sheffield
Starting fromEcclesfield
Overview

'The Parish of Ecclesfield covers an area of about 22 square kilometres of north Sheffield and is one of the most highly populated Parishes in the North of England. It comprises much of Ecclesfield and all of Chapeltown, High Green and Grenoside.'

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https://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves-and-events/reserves-a-z/fairburn-ings...

Category:Nature Reserves
Starting fromFairburn
Overview

'The three main trails take you through a variety of habitats allowing stunning views of birds such as willow tits and tree sparrows in the woodland, and lapwings, snipe and redshanks in the wet grassland. In winter Fairburn hosts an array of swans, ducks and geese on the main lake, so there is something to see whatever the season.'

Walks described here by
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https://www.go4awalk.com/walks/uk-county-walks/walks-in-west-yorkshire...

Category:West Yorkshire
Overview

Outline descriptions of about two dozen Walks - including length, ascent, timing, grading. Download route maps, instructions and GPS Waypoint Data by taking out a Subscription to the Service.

Walks described here by

https://harewood.org/about/the-estate/

Category:Leeds
Size (acreage)700
Starting fromHarewood
Overview

'There are approximately fifteen miles of footpaths and bridleways across the Estate. This allows visitors to have access to unspoiled parkland and wonderful views. Harewood has a policy of welcoming public access and if you have any queries please contact us ...'

See also

Harewood House Walk [The Walking Englishman]

Nearby

http://www.fellanddale.org.uk

Category:Harrogate
Overview

'We have approximately 100 members who mostly live in the Harrogate District (including Harrogate, Knaresborough, Ripon, Pateley Bridge, Wetherby).'

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http://www.hbwalkersaction.org.uk/walkers-are-welcome.html

Category:Calderdale
Starting fromHebden Bridge
Overview

'Hebden Bridge was the first Walkers are Welcome town. Since then, the network has expanded rapidly and there are now over 100 towns and villages across the UK that have joined this community-led scheme.'

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http://www.hbwalkersaction.org.uk/

Starting fromHebden Bridge
Overview

'A group of local people who love walking and want to encourage others to share our enjoyment. Hebden Bridge was the first Walkers are Welcome town and we aim to make it a great place for walkers to visit. We hope you enjoy discovering our beautiful south Pennines countryside in Yorkshire.'

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https://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/leisure-and-culture.aspx

Category:Kirklees
Overview

'The Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees is a metropolitan borough of West Yorkshire, England. It has a population of 422,500 and includes the settlements of Batley, Birstall, Cleckheaton, Denby Dale, Dewsbury, Heckmondwike, Holmfirth, Huddersfield, Kirkburton, Marsden, Meltham, Mirfield and Slaithwaite. Huddersfield is the largest settlement of the district, and its centre of administration.'

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https://www.ldwa.org.uk/Calderdale

Category:Calderdale
Overview

'The Group on the West Yorkshire border with Lancashire are from a catchment area with the postcodes HX & OL14 and have a programme of social walks which is published in Strider ... Prospective members of the LDWA are welcome to join one of the social walks for a trial period, but should be aware that walks are around 20 miles at a reasonable pace and that it is advisable to make contact with the Leader beforehand to confirm details. All walks are to the strength of the slowest walker.'

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http://www.leedscha.co.uk

Category:Leeds
Overview

'Leeds CHA was established in 1898 and we currently have over 300 members. Despite our size, we remain a friendly club and welcome any new members wishing to come along and join us for walks and get a taste of what our club has to offer. We cater for all levels of fitness and often run several walks each week that vary in distance and difficulty.'

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https://www.meetup.com/Leeds-YHA-Walking-Group/

Category:Leeds
Overview

'We are a friendly group of people who enjoy walks and outdoor activities. We have been running for over 76 years. We do: Walks or activity most weekends; A weekend away, most months; During the summer we go on wide range of walks around the Leeds area every Tuesday night starting at 7.30 pm.'

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https://marsdenwalkersarewelcome.org/

Category:Kirklees
Starting fromMarsden
Overview

'Marsden in the South Pennines. A great place to walk, a lovely place to be.'

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https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/marsden-moor-estate

Category:Kirklees
Size (acreage)5000
Starting fromStation Road, Marsden
Overview

'Take a walk on the wild side and explore an ecological paradise ... From self-led walks to guided tours there's something to please everyone at our special place.' (Note that this Website - as other NT Sites - is prone to restructuring, but you could try to raise the What's On section ...)

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http://walkingmeltham.com/

Category:Kirklees
Starting fromMeltham
Overview

'Formed in the early months of 2013. Our aim is to promote the area as a special area for walkers, cyclists, runners, and all those who to come and enjoy highlighted routes and amenities the village has to offer.'

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http://mytholmroydwalkers.org/walkerswelcome.html

Category:Calderdale
Starting fromMytholmroyd
Overview

'Mytholmroyd Walkers’ Action (MWA) aims to: Encourage more walkers, walking more; Ensure public rights of way and footpaths are kept open; Make walking more attractive to a wider range of residents; Encourage more visitors to make Mytholmroyd a walkers’ destination; Encourage more journeys to be undertaken on foot, rather than by private car; Encourage the use of public transport to get to designated walks; Work with other partners and providers to promote walking for a healthy lifestyle.'

Description from

Mytholmroyd Walkers' Action

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https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/upper-wharfedale/features/walking-in-...

Category:Craven
Distance (miles)0
Size (acreage)0
Starting fromUpper Wharfedale
Overview

'Along the Upper Wharfe Valley the characteristic dry-stone walls and barns of the Dales, important flower-rich hay meadows, beautiful riverside and valleyside woodland combine to create a wonderful place to relax and explore the great outdoors.'

Walks described here by
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https://nidderdaleaonb.org.uk/visiting/outdoor-and-active/walking/

Category:North Yorkshire
Overview

'Covers 233 square miles (603 km2) of Northern England in the county of North Yorkshire.The AONB shares a common boundary with the Yorkshire Dales National Park immediately to the west ... We think one of the best ways to explore Nidderdale AONB is on foot. Go at your own pace, enjoy the sights and sounds and benefit from some of the most peaceful walking in the Yorkshire Dales.'

https://waw-otley.org.uk/

Category:Leeds
Starting fromOtley
Overview

'Our charming historic market town, 10 miles northwest of Leeds, nestles below the forested Chevin ridge at one of the oldest crossing points on the River Wharfe.'

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http://chevinforest.co.uk/explore/self-guided-walks/

Category:Leeds
Navigate the Website>>> Downloads
Starting fromOtley
Overview

'Chevin Forest Park Local Nature Reserve is located in the Wharfe Valley and overlooks the market town of Otley. The reserve consists of north-facing escarpment, which has a mixed cover of woodland, meadow and heathland and covers an area of some 180 hectares. Massive outcrops of millstone grit dominate the crest of the escarpment, which rises steeply to a height of 280m above sea level, and offers magnificent views of the Wharfe Valley.'

Description from

Friends of Chevin Forest

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http://www.otleywalkingfestival.btck.co.uk/

Category:Leeds
Starting fromOtley
Overview

Usually held Late June.

Nearby

https://www.ywt.org.uk/nature-reserves/potteric-carr-nature-reserve

Category:Doncaster
Starting fromMallard Way
Overview

'Nature paths suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs will wind you around a stunning, safe wetland habitat littered with pockets of woodland and wildflower meadows, and the friendly Kingfisher Tearooms is a great place to you recharge with friends and family.'

Description from

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

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https://www.wakefield.gov.uk/sport-health-and-leisure/leisure-centres-...

Category:Wakefield
Size (acreage)250
Starting fromPugneys Country Park
Overview

'These walks explore Pugneys Country Park, which is a former open cast mine and the surrounding area which is steeped in history - including findings from the Mesolithic people, a medieval road and the place where Richard of York died.'

Description from

natureflip

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https://ramblersyorkshire.org/

Category:West Yorkshire
Navigate the Website>>> Your Local Group
Overview

'The region that we look after on behalf of our members and the walking community is centred on Leeds and Bradford, and extends from Ingleton to Pontefract, and from Holmfirth to Wensleydale.'

http://www.rvcp.co.uk/Home.aspx

Starting fromRother Valley Country Park
Overview

'Fresh Air and Exercise Nothing Better ... Here at Rother Valley we have an extensive network of Nature trails and walks which all the family can enjoy ...'

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https://www.rotherham.gov.uk/parks-open-spaces

Category:Rotherham
Overview

Access to details of Rotherham's Parks, Woodlands and Nature Reserves

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https://www.rotherhamramblingclub.co.uk/

Category:Rotherham
Starting fromAround and About
Overview

'Offers walks throughout the stunning Peak District and beyond in good company ... We are an independent club with a membership of approximately 150 people, the cost a mere £6 annually. We welcome new members as they are the way forward and also ensure that the Club continues to thrive.'

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https://www.selby.gov.uk/visit

Overview

Access to details of a wide range of walks and walking locations around and about Selby.

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http://settledistrictu3a.org/group-web-pages/walking

Category:Craven
Starting fromSettle
Overview

'The Group has two levels of walk. The Tuesday walks average between 4 and 6 miles and are usually fairly easy. Thursday walks, which average about 8 miles, are more challenging ... New members are always welcome.'

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http://www.sbg.org.uk/

Category:Sheffield
Size (acreage)19
Starting fromSheffield Botanical Gardens
Overview

'Sheffield Botanical Gardens cover 19 acres and were first opened in 1836. Originally designed by Robert Marnock in the Gardenesque style, the site now has fifteen different garden areas featuring collections of plants from all over the world, including Mediterranean, Asian, American prairie-style, woodland and rock-and-water plantings. The National Collections of Weigela, Diervilla and Sarcococca are sited here.'

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http://www.sheffield-cha.org.uk/theclub.html

Category:Sheffield
Overview

'We are a membership organisation. We presently have about 130 members ... Originally the club was affiliated to the Countrywide Holidays Association, a national organisation operating walking holidays which was formed in the 1890s. This has now been wound up, but our Club decided to continue using the initials CHA.'

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https://www.sheffield.gov.uk/home/parks-sport-recreation/walking-sheff...

Category:Sheffield
Overview

'Find out what is available in Sheffield to help you to walk more ... '

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https://www.shamblers.org.uk/

Category:Sheffield
Overview

'Do you enjoy walking but want to do this at a leisurely pace? Fed up with walking groups that want to beat the clock over the distance of the walk? Or maybe you are new to walking and fear that you won't be able to keep up with experienced walkers? Then come and join the Sheffield Shamblers Walking Group ... We organise midweek walks, Sunday walks and the occasional Saturday walk.'

Nearby

http://www.su3a.org.uk/

Category:Sheffield
Navigate the WebsiteGroups A-Z >>> Walking
Overview

Details of the activities of about a score of different walking groups within this U3A Branch.

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http://www.sviwg.co.uk/

Category:Sheffield
Overview

'Organises volunteer led walks for VIPs living in and around Sheffield ... This user led group offers VIPs the opportunity to go walking regularly, assisted by trained volunteer guides.'

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https://www.friendsofskipwithcommon.org.uk/index.php

Category:Selby
Starting fromEscrick
Overview

'If you are feeling energetic you can try one of the three waymarked trails which have been established on the Common in a joint project between The Friends of Skipwith Common, Natural England and the landowner Escrick Park Estate.'

Description from

Friends of Skipwith Common

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https://bradforddistrictparks.org/park/st-ives-estate-country-park/

Category:Bradford
Size (acreage)500
Starting fromSt Ives Estate, Bingley
Overview

'A wonderful Country Park with woodlands, open moor, and a wildflower meadow, and paths throughout ... This Park needs to be explored and should not to be missed!'

Description from

Bradford Parks

Nearby

https://stocksbridge-walkers.org.uk/

Starting fromStocksbridge
Overview

Access to details of three dozen walks around and about Stocksbridge: [1] Eight Short Walks (less than 5 miles) - - - : [2] Twenty-three Medium Walks (5 - 9 miles) - - - : [3] Five Long Walks (10-15 miles).  Stocksbridge was the only Yorkshire nomination to make the 2018 shortlist for Britain's Best Walking Neighbourhood. Organised by the Ramblers, this prestigious award recognises an area where walking is the safe, pleasant and an easy way to travel.

Nearby

http://tadwalks.org.uk/

Category:Selby
Starting fromTadcaster
Overview

'Tadcaster, surrounded by quiet countryside, is steeped in history: romans, railways, country houses, ancient tracks and battle places. And after the walk, visit the many pubs and cafes in the town. Long or short, there is always an enjoyable walk from Tadcaster.'

Nearby

https://takeahike.org.uk/

Category:Leeds
Overview

'The Leeds and Bradford young persons' walking group: We are a very friendly walking group run by the members and part of the Ramblers Association.'

Nearby

http://www.yhatrac.org.uk

Category:Wakefield
Overview

'It's the club for people who believe there's more to life than watching telly but don't want to dedicate their spare time to a single activity. The focus of the group though is walking. Walks range from the really gentle poddle to more strenuous long distance walks. But we don't just walk ...'

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https://travelsouthyorkshire.com/walkingcyclinggreenerdriving/

Category:South Yorkshire
Navigate the Website>>> Walking
Overview

'Discover over 90 rural and urban walking routes in South Yorkshire. Use our searchable map to help you get around and plan your walk. You can enjoy walks along picturesque riversides, areas of natural beauty and places of historic interest. You can download a range of walking guides, see an outline of the walk on the map, and plan how to get to and from the walk using public transport.'

https://www.visitbradford.com/walking.aspx

Category:Bradford
Overview

'One of the best ways to explore Bradford district is on foot. Renowned for our rolling hills and rugged moorland, Bradford is a paradise for walkers of all abilities. You will find three Walkers are Welcome towns throughout the district, Ilkley, Baildon and Burley in Wharfedale which proves we really are walker friendly. There are lots of walks for all abilities including long distance walks or you can simply enjoy the peace and tranquility as you stroll along the canal towpaths ...'

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http://www.wakefield.gov.uk/sport-health-and-leisure/sport-and-activit...

Category:Wakefield
Overview

'Walking routes - half hour ... Walking routes - 1 hour ... Longer walks ... Walks with buggies ... Walks with wheelchairs ... Wakefield health walks ... Public Rights of Way online map'

Nearby

http://www.wakefieldwalkingclub.org.uk/

Category:Wakefield
Overview

'Formed over 30 years ago and now has over 250 members. The Group welcomes new members to come along and join our walks. Walking boots, waterproofs and a packed lunch are required for all but the local evening walks ...'

Nearby

https://www.wakefieldwalkingwomensnetwork.co.uk/

Overview

'We have over 100 members of all ages and abilities who enjoy walking in the countryside. These walks are open to all women in the surrounding areas of Wakefield.'

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http://www.walkingenglishman.com/westyorkshire.htm

Category:West Yorkshire
Overview

'Dedicated to the super walking areas of Bradford, Calderdale and Kirklees. These three, along with Leeds (which is found in my Leeds and Harrogate section) form the boroughs of West Yorkshire. The county is rightly renowned for its industrial past but it is also a county of excellent walking opportunities ... Altogether the area boasts numerous heritage walks and trails. This site aims to create a comprehensive library of them. You are guaranteed excellent walking in West Yorkshire.'

Walks described here by

https://www.doncaster.gov.uk/services/culture-leisure-tourism/walking-...

Category:Doncaster
Overview

Doncaster Walking for Health Scheme 'These are regular weekly short walks, designed with health in mind and are perfect for those who would like to become more active or perhaps lack the confidence and knowledge about where to walk.'

Description from

Doncaster Council

Nearby

https://www.wildsheffield.com/reserves/woodhouse-washlands/

Category:Sheffield
Starting fromFurnace Lane
Overview

'Lying in the floodplain of the River Rother, the nature reserve straddles the boundary between Sheffield and Rotherham ... The Trans-Pennine Trail, running along an edge of the site, allows easy access for cyclists and wheelchair users in good weather (it can get very muddy in wet weather).'

Nearby

https://www.walkingpages.co.uk/trails_paths/ldpabbeytrail.html

Distance (miles)116
Starting fromKirkstall Abbey
Overview

'The beautiful Yorkshire countryside, with its gently sloping hills, valleys and amazing scenic views, is home to some of England's greatest abbeys. The Abbey Trail links seven of these historic buildings at Kirkstall, Fountains, Byland, Rievaulx, Lastingham, Rosedale and Whitby into a great long distance path with an ecclesiastical and historical theme.'

Walks described here by
See also

The Abbey Trail by Clive Newsome (Sigma Press, 2003)

Nearby

https://www.sustrans.org.uk/find-a-route-on-the-national-cycle-network...

Category:Leeds
Distance (miles)17
Starting fromLeeds City Railway Station
Overview

'Peaceful route through Leeds and out past Kirkstall Abbey, Bramley Fall, Rodley, Calverley Woods, Apperley Bridge, Buck Wood at Thackley, Shipley, Hirst Wood, Dowley Gap and the Three and Five Rise Locks at Bingley.'

Walks described here by
Nearby

https://www.walkingpages.co.uk/trails_paths/ldpairedaleway.html

Category:Leeds
Distance (miles)50
Starting fromGranary Wharf, Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Overview

'The idea behind the Airedale Way is that it provides a link between Leeds and the Yorkshire Dales by following, as far as possible, riverside paths.'

Description from

The Airedale Way by Douglas Cossar

Walks described here by
Nearby

https://stocksbridge-walkers.org.uk/barnsley-boundary-walk/

Category:Barnsley
Distance (miles)73
Starting fromIngbirchworth
Overview

'Twelve short walks joined together to form a continuous route of 73 miles (117Km) in length. This walk mainly runs through the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley but also passes through parts of Kirklees, Wakefield, Doncaster and Sheffield.'

See also

Barnsley Boundary Walk [GPS Cycle & Walking Routes]

Nearby

https://www.barnsley.gov.uk/services/parks-and-open-spaces/public-foot...

Overview

'Barnsley Council is responsible for managing 750km of public footpaths, bridleways and restricted byways across the Barnsley Borough ... You can view public rights of way in Barnsley on our Interactive Map. Click on a path to see its number, parish and status.'

Description from

Barnsley Council

Nearby

http://www.friendsofbenthamstation.btck.co.uk/WalksfromBenthamStation

Category:Craven
Starting fromBentham
Overview

'With the pressure on the more easily identified focuses of outdoor recreation such as the Lake District and the Three Peaks, interest is increasing in quieter and more unspoilt areas "off the beaten track". In recent years, Bentham has come to be appreciated as a walking centre with distinct possibilities ...' ALERT Link changed from Bentham Town Council to Friends of Bentham Station.

Description from

Friends of Bentham Station

Nearby

https://stocksbridge-walkers.org.uk/medium-2/dragon-circular/

Category:Sheffield
Distance (miles)5
Starting fromStocksbridge
Overview

'This diverse landscape on the edge of the Peak District celebrates its natural, cultural and industrial heritage with grit and charm.' ALERT Unable to raise the Woodland Trust description of this Walk at Review. Linked instead to guide to similar Walk from Stocksbridge Walkers are Welcome.

Nearby

https://www.ldwa.org.uk/Vermuyden/W/84/bog-dodgers-way.html

Category:Kirklees
Navigate the Website>>> Download Route Description [DOC]
Distance (miles)20
Starting fromMarsden
Overview

'A walk across Black Hill And Saddleworth Moors which visits some of the wettest bogs on the Pennines.'

Walks described here by
Nearby

https://boltonabbey.com/your-visit/walks-and-trails/

Category:Craven
Starting fromBolton Abbey
Overview

'There are over eighty miles of footpaths across some of the most spectacular countryside in England. Whether you wander beside the river, cross the exposed purple heights of the heather moorland or explore the woodland nature trails, there is something for everyone.'

Description from

Bolton Abbey Estate

Nearby

https://where2walk.co.uk/home/long-distance-walks/bracken-way-dales/

Category:Craven
Distance (miles)85
Starting fromSettle
Overview

'A multi day walk passing through the main valleys in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales.'

Description from

Where2Walk

Nearby

https://www.bradford.gov.uk/sport-and-activities/walking/countryside-g...

Category:Bradford
Navigate the Website>>> Countryside Guided Walks [PDF]
Overview

'The purpose of this Guided Walks programme is primarily to introduce people to walking in the Bradford District. You may be surprised at the variety of landscape and wildlife to be experienced both in the countryside that we have, and in the urban areas ... '

Description from

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

Nearby

https://www.bradford.gov.uk/your-community/fairtrade/bradford-district...

Category:Bradford
Distance (miles)13
Starting fromShipley Railway Station
Overview

Three stages from the Bradford Fair Trade Way which 'is a scenic, circular walking route linking all the Fairtrade villages and towns in the Bradford district: Bradford, Bingley, Shipley, Baildon, Burley, Ilkley, Haworth, Denholme and Thornton. The route uses public footpaths through the district's beautiful countryside, passing places of historical interest'.

Description from

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

Nearby

http://casualramblers.co.uk/wyorks/bradford/

Navigate the Website>>> Bradford Faith Trail [PDF]
Distance (miles)1
Starting fromSt Peter's RC Church
Overview

'A mile long walk along Leeds road in Bradford City Centre exploring the places of worship of different faiths.' Note that the Project Treasures Revealed has now ceased: further information should be available from Visit Bradford.

Description from

Casual Ramblers

Nearby

https://www.bradford.gov.uk/environment/countryside-and-rights-of-way/...

Category:Bradford
Overview

'The Forum’s members are volunteers appointed to give a broad mix of interests including countryside visitors, landowners and occupiers, parish councils, nature conservation and other relevant subjects. Up to three Councillors from the Local Authority may also be members of the LAF ... There are currently vacancies for members who could represent the countryside access interests of landowners, businesses and minority groups.'

Description from

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

Nearby

https://bradfordsmillenniumwaywalks.weebly.com/

Category:Bradford
Distance (miles)45
Starting fromBracken Hall, Baildon
Overview

'Circular walk encompassing much of the idyllic countryside that surrounds the City of Bradford in West Yorkshire. The walk was devised by five volunteers from the Bradford Countryside Service as a suitable way for Bradford to commemorate the new millennium.'

Nearby

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