Aire Valley Towpath Route
26 km / 16 miles
The Aire Valley Towpath Route is the towpath on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal between Leeds, City Centre and Five Rise Locks at Bingley and is suitable for all towpath users: walkers, cyclists, anglers and mobility impaired users. It forms part of the National Cycle Network route 66.
It is going to be extended to Skipton in due course.
Route Map available from website below.
|Path Type:||Other Paths|
|Waymark:||Cycle route signs|
|Attributes:||Easy; Cycle Route; Canal; Industrial History|
SE298331 - Office Lock Bridge, Granary Wharf, Leeds
SE108400 - Five Rise Locks Swing Bridge, Bingley
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|OS Explorer:||288, 289|
|OS Explorer Active:||288, 289|
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|25.9 Km (16.1 miles)
298 m (978 ft) ascent
99 m (325 ft) maximum height