We are planning a new route this year to avoid some of the problem sections that we have, but we are still awaiting permission to use one new section. Details of the new route will be published within the next 6 weeks.
In the event that we cannot get permission to use this new part we will revert back to the original route as shown below. A decision will be made on this before the end of July.
|START||Sowerby||SE 039 224|
|Soyland||SE 033 201|
|Flints Moor||SE 008 213|
|Mytholmroyd||SE 006 263|
|Hebden Bridge||SD 995 270|
|Hardcastle Crags||SD 989 291|
|Walshaw||SD 914 313|
|Grain Water Bridge||SD 995 324|
|Midgley Moor||SE 012 288|
|Luddenden Dean||SE 042 274|
|Luddenden Foot||SE 037 250|
|FINISH||Sowerby||SE 045 231|
|Please note that there is a compulsory slow section on Cow Lane and sections of Mill Lane in the Luddenden valley.
START - Goitside SE 0412 2759
END - Brook Terrace SE 0421 2677
|Length of Route||26.0 miles|
|Altitude gained/lost||3800 feet|
|Average time to complete||3.5 hours|
The route is also available as a DOWNLOADABLE MAP, but please note that the file size is 9MB
The route is available in various formats for hand held devices (Track Logs, GPS Exchange, Garmin & Map Tech). This site will not allow us to store these files, so please get in touch and we will email you the file.
A few photographs of the route.