GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Balderhead Blackton and Hury Reservoirs

5 miles (7.5 km)

This walk visits these three reservoirs in Baldersdale. The walk starts at the parking area at the eastern end of Balderhead Reservoir where there are wonderful views over the water to the surrounding countryside. You then head around Blackton Reservoir to the western end of Hury Reservoir, before returning to Balderhead via the Pennine Way. It's a fairly easy walk with some waterside sections and wonderful views of the beautiful Baldersdale. The area around Blackton Reservoir is a nature reserve so look out for a variety of wildlife on your walk.
If you would like to continue your walk you could follow the Pennine Way north to the nearby Grassholme Reservoir.

Balderhead Blackton and Hury Reservoirs OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Balderhead Blackton and Hury Reservoirs Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

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