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
Basic Statistics
Length of Route 26.0 miles
Altitude gained/lost 3800 feet
Average time to complete 3.5 hours

The full route is also available in various formats as below.

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.



Organised and run by

24th St Paul's Scouts
Sowerby Bridge

Empowering young people with the skills for life

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