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distance 6.74mi Vertical gain +308ft Vertical drop -308ft Durée 3h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Ault Hucknall - Derbyshire

Hardwick Hall offers many different walking paths.
This particular walk is a good introduction to both the hall and the Rowthorne and Teversal Trails. Lovely walk through different landscapes, relatively flat and easy going except for the hill in Hardwick There are several variations incorporating other routes including Pleasley Country Park.

Circular walk starting from Kneesall & including Laxton, Nottinghamshire.
distance 6.88mi Vertical gain +213ft Vertical drop -217ft Durée 3h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Kneesall - Nottinghamshire

This circular walk of 7.3 miles starts & ends at the carpark behind St Bartholomew's Church, Kneesall NG22 0AD. It includes pasture and crop fields, and some woodland. Fine elevated views can be seen of the undulating countryside, especially near the Golden Hill trig point. Interesting features include the village of Laxton - the last village in the UK to farm using a medieval strip system. Nearby are Motte & Bailey earthworks. T

Walking Newstead Abbey from Linby ( Download : )
distance 5.46mi Vertical gain +135ft Vertical drop -135ft Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Linby - Nottinghamshire

This circular walk in Nottinghamshire starts from the attractive village of Linby, a conservation village, and uses part of the dismantled Great Northern Railway line to get to Newstead Abbey, the ruins of an Augustinian Priory built by Henry II in 1170. The return to Linby is through Abbey Woods and Papplewick village.

distance 9.72mi Vertical gain +909ft Vertical drop -883ft Durée 5h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in South Yorkshire

This walk explores the Rivelin Valley which lies to the west of Sheffield. The route includes a short section within the Peak District National Park. This walk goes out from Malin Bridge along the top of the valley side and comes back along the river.

Walking Chatsworth House walk ( Download : )
Chatsworth House walk
distance 3.05mi Vertical gain +72ft Vertical drop -72ft Durée 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Baslow and Bubnell - Derbyshire

Chatsworth is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire and has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family.

Chatsworth Estate, Calton Pastures and Edensor
distance 7.55mi Vertical gain +974ft Vertical drop -988ft Durée 4h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Edensor - Derbyshire

Really lovely varied walk starting at Calton Lees and climbing up to Calton Pastures with great views over the surrounding area of Bakewell and Chatsworth House. After passing the house climb through Stand Wood and return to the car park via Beeley.

distance 5.99mi Vertical gain +240ft Vertical drop -240ft Durée 3h00 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Greasley - Nottinghamshire

A moderate walk for all weathers on well trodden tracks through varied terrain including woodland, along a reservoir and on open tracks with great views over the outer Nottinghamshire Countryside.

distance 12.83mi Vertical gain +863ft Vertical drop -863ft Durée 6h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Baslow and Bubnell - Derbyshire

This is a varied walk skirting the Chatsworth Estate through woods and moorland.

Walking Lea Riber Tansley ( Download : )
distance 7.08mi Vertical gain +1122ft Vertical drop -1115ft Durée 4h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Cromford - Derbyshire

A good mixed terrain walk with great views. The early footpath rising through the woods was not well used so poorly defined.

distance 2.68mi Vertical gain +381ft Vertical drop -354ft Durée 1h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Bradfield (South Yorkshire) - South Yorkshire

A short walk in a rural area close to Sheffield along footpaths. Reasonably signposted but care is needed to keep on track. Apt to be muddy. Sheep, horses and sometimes cattle are likely to be encountered.

Southwell - The Minster, Bramley Apple, Workhouse, Byron and Charles 1st
distance 5.94mi Vertical gain +138ft Vertical drop -141ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Southwell - Nottinghamshire

The historic Nottinghamshire Minster town of Southwell is the seat of the Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham. The Minster is globally important for the exceptional quality carvings ‘The Leaves of Southwell’. The town is famous for the original Bramley Apple tree which was sown in 1809, the fact that Charles 1st spent his final night in the town before he was taken to London for execution. Lord Byron also lived here. The Workhouse on the edge of town is a popular National Trust property.

Walking Stanage & Ughill Moor ( Download : )
distance 12.92mi Vertical gain +1358ft Vertical drop -1368ft Durée 7h05 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in South Yorkshire

This lengthy Peak District walk demonstrates the variation in countryside that makes Sheffield such a pleasant place from which to walk. It includes reservoirs, great views, a pretty valley and wild moorland.

distance 7.31mi Vertical gain +548ft Vertical drop -541ft Durée 3h50 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in South Yorkshire

Barnsley and Rotherham may not be amongst the first places to spring to mind when planning a walk. However the area has many attractive rural locations including one of the country's finest houses, Wentworth Woodhouse, which is passed on this walk. The house featured in the TV series "The Country House Revealed" which visited stately homes not open to the public.

Walking Winster and Surrounds ( Download : )
distance 5.15mi Vertical gain +656ft Vertical drop -650ft Durée 2h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Winster - Derbyshire

Nice, easy fine weather walk starting from the beautiful village of Winster. Lovely views as you travel through different terrains.

distance 9.9mi Vertical gain +919ft Vertical drop -945ft Durée 5h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Bradfield (South Yorkshire) - South Yorkshire

This Peak District walk explores two of the gritstone edges in the eastern sector of the National Park. The walk generally follows well defined paths and tracks and offers some fine views from elevated positions along the way. After heavy rain do expect some boggy ground under foot along some sections of the route.

distance 7.06mi Vertical gain +794ft Vertical drop -791ft Durée 3h55 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Ashford in the Water - Derbyshire

This Peak District walk starts in the pretty village of Ashford-in-the-Water and explores the limestone country lying to the south of the Wye Valley. The routes visits the remains of Magpie Mine, the village of Over Haddon and uses mainly field paths to complete the route.

Ashford in the Water, Monsal Dale and Great Shacklow Wood
distance 5.76mi Vertical gain +673ft Vertical drop -650ft Durée 3h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Ashford in the Water - Derbyshire

A lovely walk from Ashford in the Water taking in a wide range of terrains including two dales, the River Wye and the Great Shacklow Wood. It's a good un!

distance 8.14mi Vertical gain +712ft Vertical drop -712ft Durée 4h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Wortley - South Yorkshire

This walk follows a section of the Barnsley Boundary Walk and explores the countryside to the west of this town. The route also includes Wharncliffe Crags which offer some fine views.

Walking Win Hill & Hope Cross ( Download : )
Win Hill & Hope Cross
distance 7.91mi Vertical gain +1211ft Vertical drop -1211ft Durée 4h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Bamford - Derbyshire

Win Hill occupies a strategic position and as such offers great views over the heart of the Peak District.

Walking Monyash & Lathkill Dales ( Download : )
distance 8.42mi Vertical gain +581ft Vertical drop -581ft Durée 4h25 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Youlgreave - Derbyshire

Lathkill Dale offers a variety of landscapes and this Peak District walk enables you to see this wonderful limestone dale at its best.

distance 7.95mi Vertical gain +541ft Vertical drop -545ft Durée 4h10 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Youlgreave - Derbyshire

A Peak District walk that traverses pretty Lathkill and Bradford Dales. The walk also includes a section of the Limestone Way.

distance 5.94mi Vertical gain +548ft Vertical drop -554ft Durée 3h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Youlgreave - Derbyshire

This Peak District walk provides a shorter route for visiting Lathkill and Bradford Dales.

distance 11.03mi Vertical gain +1355ft Vertical drop -1381ft Durée 6h15 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Bradfield (South Yorkshire) - South Yorkshire

This Peak District walk explores the moorland and resevoirs that lie between Ladybower and Bradfield. Walking is generally good but do expect some short boggy sections after heavy rain.

Walking Broomhead & Howden Moors ( Download : )
distance 12.37mi Vertical gain +1352ft Vertical drop -1355ft Durée 6h50 Difficult Difficult
Starting point Starting point in Bradfield (South Yorkshire) - South Yorkshire

This Peak District walk explores the moors to the east of the Derwent Valley Reservoirs. Including some quiet paths and tracks, the route also visits the popular summit of Back Tor and the monument to the Lost Lad. This valley is particularly impressive and feels quite remote - considering how close it is to the thousands of people that are circuiting around Ladybower.

Gunthorpe & Caythorpe from Hoveringham
distance 6.7mi Vertical gain +16ft Vertical drop -23ft Durée 3h05 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Hoveringham - Nottinghamshire

This circular Nottinghamshire walk explores a section of the River Trent and the surrounding countryside. The route includes the villages of Gunthorpe, Caythorpe and Hoveringham.

distance 8.08mi Vertical gain +325ft Vertical drop -295ft Durée 4h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Nottingham

Great easy walk from the center of Nottingham to view the green spaces of Wollaton Park and the University of Nottingham then spot Robin Hood on the way back at Nottingham Castle.

distance 5.98mi Vertical gain +843ft Vertical drop -850ft Durée 3h30 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Bradfield (South Yorkshire) - South Yorkshire

This Peak District walk is another route close to the western outskirts of Sheffield. The walk explores one of the valleys that run eastwards towards the Don - in this case the Ewden Beck. The start is close to Broomhead Hall.

distance 8.53mi Vertical gain +778ft Vertical drop -791ft Durée 4h35 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Oxspring - South Yorkshire

The Thurgoland Boundary Walk is just under nine miles long and takes in part of the upper Don valley as well as some of the tributaries of the river Dove. The route includes a short section on the old Dove Valley railway above the Silkstone tunnels and the route crosses the old Woodhead rail route twice.

distance 7.48mi Vertical gain +410ft Vertical drop -305ft Durée 3h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in South Elmsall - West Yorkshire

Nice walk from South Elmsall to Hemsworth Bypass passing by fields, hills and parks.

distance 10.42mi Vertical gain +650ft Vertical drop -630ft Durée 5h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Silkstone - South Yorkshire

This Barnsley walk starts in Silkstone and includes an old waggonway, the Cannon Hall country park and sections of the Barnsley Boundary Walk and the Penistone Boundary Walk.

distance 6.71mi Vertical gain +187ft Vertical drop -171ft Durée 3h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in South Kirkby and Moorthorpe - West Yorkshire

Easy walk from Henswmorth Bypass to Anglers Country Park using mostly Wakefield Way.

distance 5.09mi Vertical gain +26ft Vertical drop -26ft Durée 2h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Bingham - Nottinghamshire

A lovely walk starting in the market town of Bingham, Nottinghamshire. Leading into the quiet countryside with mosty well-kept paths to Car Colston, where you can have a well-deserved refreshing drink in a dog friendly pub, before heading back to Bingham.

distance 2.84mi Vertical gain +66ft Vertical drop -69ft Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Upton (West Yorkshire) - West Yorkshire

A short circular walk from Upton Country Park car park.

distance 1.33mi Vertical gain +43ft Vertical drop -43ft Durée 0h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Upton (West Yorkshire) - West Yorkshire

A short circular walk from Upton Country Park car park.

Walking North Elmsall Hall Farm ( Download : )
distance 1.62mi Vertical gain +16ft Vertical drop -16ft Durée 0h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Upton (West Yorkshire) - West Yorkshire

A short circular walk from Upton Country Park car park.

distance 3.98mi Vertical gain +449ft Vertical drop -456ft Durée 2h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Cawthorne - South Yorkshire

The Cawthorne Boundary Walk is a 14 mile circular walk usually starting at the Village Hall. I have broken the roughly into 4 parts smaller of approximately 3-4 miles radiating from the village, enabling the walker to walk the village boundary in part over 4 walks or the complete boundary in 1. I pick up a public footpath close to the center of the village, opposite Beatson House restaurant and next to the Methodist Chapel.

distance 3.44mi Vertical gain +436ft Vertical drop -440ft Durée 2h00 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Cawthorne - South Yorkshire

A steady uphill walk across farmland and through woodland providing views in High Hoyland back down towards Cannon Hall and Cawthorne. An easy downhill return across farmland.

distance 4.98mi Vertical gain +400ft Vertical drop -410ft Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Langsett - South Yorkshire

Hordron Road and the Little Don is a Peak District walk that can be reached by public transport. This half day route visits a beautiful moorland area which is little known by most visitors to the area.

Cats Clough Head & Outer Edge
distance 9mi Vertical gain +1083ft Vertical drop -1076ft Durée 5h05 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Langsett - South Yorkshire

This Peak District walk explores the moors to the northwest of Sheffield and visits an area that sees relatively few walkers. Do select a clear day as navigation can be difficult in poor visibility.

Walking Flouch & Winscar ( Download : )
distance 8.97mi Vertical gain +699ft Vertical drop -682ft Durée 4h45 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Langsett - South Yorkshire

This Peak District Walk follows sections of the Barnesley Boundary Walk and the Trans Pennine Trail in wild moorland. Route finding is generally easy and the walk uses well marked paths tracks and a section of minor road to explore the country at the eastern end of the now closed Woodhead Tunnel.

distance 6.1mi Vertical gain +243ft Vertical drop -262ft Durée 3h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Thorpe Audlin - West Yorkshire

Thorpe Audlin to South Elmsall Station using mostly Wakefield Way.

distance 6.28mi Vertical gain +407ft Vertical drop -292ft Durée 3h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Notton - West Yorkshire

Lovely walk from Notton to West Bretton Country Park passing on some Wakefield Way section.

Notton and Newmillerdam Circular
distance 5.84mi Vertical gain +210ft Vertical drop -200ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Notton - West Yorkshire

This an easy, relatively flat circular walk south of Wakefield. It makes use of a disused railway line and the Newmillerdam Country Park - beautiful woodlands and rolling countryside.

Walking Around Ackworth and Hessle ( Download : )
distance 4.02mi Vertical gain +131ft Vertical drop -154ft Durée 2h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Ackworth - West Yorkshire

A circular walk around Ackworth. You'll pass The Dando Way, Brackenhill Quarries, Constitution Hill, Hessle Hall and Water Mill.

distance 6.06mi Vertical gain +203ft Vertical drop -262ft Durée 3h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Wintersett - West Yorkshire

Nice walk from Anglers Country Park to Notton passing by wood, hill and dam.

Walking The Wakefield Way ( Download : )
distance 74.79mi Vertical gain +3130ft Vertical drop -3274ft Durée 11 days Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Wintersett - West Yorkshire

The Wakefield Way is a 70 mile walk around the Wakefield Metropolitan District. It takes the walker through attractive undulating countryside of fields and woodland, stretches of water, country estates, charming villages and unexpected views. The walk visits places of historical interest and sites of Wakefield’s industrial past.

distance 2.6mi Vertical gain +59ft Vertical drop -59ft Durée 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crofton - West Yorkshire

An easy, circular walk, mainly on roadside pavements and good footpaths with some field side grass walking.

distance 2.6mi Vertical gain +49ft Vertical drop -49ft Durée 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crofton - West Yorkshire

Nice walk with superb views of the East Pennines from the top of Windmill Hill.

distance 1.88mi Vertical gain +52ft Vertical drop -52ft Durée 0h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crofton - West Yorkshire

Much of the walk takes place over an area of restored opencast mineral workings.

distance 8.54mi Vertical gain +610ft Vertical drop -883ft Durée 4h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in West Bretton - West Yorkshire

Starting from Bretton Country Park Visitor Centre, this walk will lead you to Horbury Bridge through woodland, Overton and Middlestown.

Walking Around Newmillerdam ( Download : )
distance 2.92mi Vertical gain +121ft Vertical drop -118ft Durée 1h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crigglestone - West Yorkshire

Easy walk around the Newmillerdam and Bushcliff Wood.

distance 5.04mi Vertical gain +207ft Vertical drop -226ft Durée 2h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crigglestone - West Yorkshire

Easy walk around the Newmillerdam and Chapelthorpe.

Walking The Balk ( Download : )
distance 1.62mi Vertical gain +75ft Vertical drop -75ft Durée 0h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Walton (West Yorkshire)-1 - West Yorkshire

Nice and easy walk passing by The Walton War Memorial and using mostly the Wakefield Way.

distance 2.31mi Vertical gain +82ft Vertical drop -79ft Durée 1h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Walton (West Yorkshire)-1 - West Yorkshire

Nice walk from Walton along railways and through Walton Colliery Nature Park.

distance 2.92mi Vertical gain +105ft Vertical drop -82ft Durée 1h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Walton (West Yorkshire)-1 - West Yorkshire

Lovely walk from Walton to Haw Park using Trans-Pennine Trail.

distance 1.68mi Vertical gain +26ft Vertical drop -26ft Durée 0h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crowle and Ealand - North Lincolnshire

A gentle walk around Crowle Common from Crowle in Lincolnshire.

distance 5.22mi Vertical gain +13ft Vertical drop -10ft Durée 2h25 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Crowle and Ealand - North Lincolnshire

This is my favourite walk around Crowle & Thorne Moors. It takes you over the Bailey bridge and back over the new foot bridge.

distance 4.96mi Vertical gain +13ft Vertical drop -13ft Durée 2h15 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Crowle and Ealand - North Lincolnshire

This walk goes from the car park on Crowle Moor to the viewing tower in the middle of Thorne Moors from where you have a great view of the moors.

distance 2.46mi Vertical gain +98ft Vertical drop -98ft Durée 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crigglestone - West Yorkshire

A circular walk in Pugneys Country Park to the Sandal Castle and back passing on the other side of the lake.

distance 3.27mi Vertical gain +131ft Vertical drop -115ft Durée 1h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Crigglestone - West Yorkshire

A circular walk in Pugneys Country Park and around Sandal Castle.

distance 6.15mi Vertical gain +423ft Vertical drop -236ft Durée 3h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Sitlington - West Yorkshire

Nice walk from Horbury Bridge along River Calder to Kirkhamgate using mainly Wakefield Way and Kirkless Way.