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Named discs with miners lamp logoDearne Way

51 km / 32 miles

S Yorkshire, W Yorkshire
A route following the River Dearne from the source to the confluence with the River Don passing contrasting countryside including Bretton Country Park, Barnsley, canals and riverside.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named discs with miners lamp logo
Named discs with miners lamp logo
Canal; River
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Leaflet - PDF
Leaflet - PDF
Leaflet - PDF
Dearne Way (Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council)

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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GPS Exchange Format Route File
Dearne Way GPX Exchange Format Route File
Last Updated 21/02/2017 14:01:18
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Dearne Way Memory Map Route File
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Dearne Way Tracklogs Route file
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Route Profile:

51.1 Km (31.8 miles)
453 m (1,486 ft) ascent
277 m (909 ft)  maximum height