GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Barrowford Reservoir

1 miles (1 km)

This small reservoir in Barrowford is a nice place for an easy waterside stroll. There's a good footpath running around the lake with fine views of the surrounding countryside. The reservoir is located right next to the Leeds and Liverpool Canal so it's easy to continue your walking along the towpath. If you were to follow the path north you could visit the Foulridge Reservoirs and Slipper Hill Reservoir.

Barrowford Reservoir OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Barrowford Reservoir Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

To continue your walking in the area you could try our Nelson Walk which visits some of the other picturesque reservoirs in the area.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Barrowford Locks and Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 4140

Barrowford Locks and Reservoir

Barrowford Locks - geograph.org.uk - 4292

Barrowford Locks on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, looking north from Colne Road. Barrowford Reservoir is behind the embankment on the right.

British Waterways' Barrowford Reservoir on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal - geograph.org.uk - 1832455

British Waterways' Barrowford Reservoir on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal

Barrowford Road Bridge 143, Leeds-Liverpool Canal - geograph.org.uk - 1832417

Barrowford Road Bridge 143, Leeds-Liverpool Canal

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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