GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Kirklees Way

73 miles (118 km)

Explore the Kirklees metropolitan district on this challenging walk through West Yorkshire. The walk visits the upper Colne Valley, Spen Valley and Holme Valley and passes Dewsbury, Holmfirth and Marsden.
Highlights on the route include a series of picturesque reservoirs including Holme Styes, Ramsden, Digley and Bilberry Reservoirs. The walk also visits the interesting Standedge Tunnel Visitor Centre on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal at Marsden.

Photos

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Calder and Hebble Canal, Dewsbury

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Holme Valley looking West

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Holme Styes Reservoir

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Ramsden Reservoir

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Bilberry Reservoir

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Wessenden Valley

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Standedge Tunnel Visitor Centre on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal at Marsden

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Scammenden Water

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