GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Broadstone Reservoir

1 miles (1 km)

This walk visits Broadstone Reservoir near Barnsley and Huddersfield. The small lake has a nice waterside path with seats to rest and enjoy the view over the water to the surrounding countryside.
To extend the walk you can pick up the Barnsley Boundary Walk and follow it east to visit Scout Dike, Royd Moor and Ingbirchworth Reservoirs.

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

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

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

Head a few miles to the south west and there's the expansive Winscar Reservoir near Dunford Bridge.

Photos

Footpath beside Broadstone Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 2487195

Footpath beside Broadstone Reservoir

Broadstone Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 168387

Broadstone Reservoir. The view from Birds Nest Lane on the Barnsley Boundary Walk. The skyline has lost the tall turbines of the Wind Farm on this hazy spring day.

Broadstone Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 99569

One of several reservoirs in this area; with the wind farm in the background

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

Broadstone Reservoir.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Share>Save to Files)