GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Meltham Mills Reservoir

2 miles (4 km)

This walk visits the Meltham Mills Reservoir in Meltham in West Yorkshire.
You can pick up footpaths on the eastern side of the town, just off Knowle Lane. These can be followed east through woodland to the small lake. There's then some nice paths to follow around the golf course which lies just to the south. It's a pretty area with nice views over the water to the surrounding woodland. You can also see water loving wildlife on the lake.

Postcode

HD9 4HX - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Meltham Mills Reservoir OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Meltham Mills Reservoir Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

Just a mile to the north west there's another little hidden gem at Folly Dolly Falls. These picturesque falls are well worth a visit, especially after heavy rain.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Meltham Mills Reservoir near Windy Bank Wood - geograph.org.uk - 2478187

Meltham Mills Reservoir near Windy Bank Wood. The 200 year old reservoir sits next to Meltham Mills Industrial Estate.

Meltham Mills Reservoir (5751352117)

The lake in late spring

Precision Carbide at Meltham Mills - geograph.org.uk - 1515927

Precision Carbide at Meltham Mills

Footpath on Meltham Golf Club - geograph.org.uk - 2478193

Footpath on Meltham Golf Club

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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

Memory Map Route

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