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Stanza Stones Trail

Gtr Manchester, W Yorkshire

72 km / 45 miles
The Stanza Stones Trail visits glorious high moorland and goes through wooded valleys - from Marsden to Ilkley via Hebden Bridge, Oxenhope and Bingley. The Trail features six new poems by Simon Armitage, carved by Pip Hall into six atmospheric locations and whether you’re a keen walker ready to tackle full day walks incorporating two or more stones in one go or just fancy a short family outing there’s something for everyone. The trail is split into three walks each of which includes snippets of information about the stones, full directions, maps, and information about parking, toilets and nearby pubs, tea rooms and cafes. The publication can be dowloaded free from the link below, with only used paper copies now available to buy.


Details:

Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Challenging
Moorland
Literary
Sculpture/Art
Start: SE046118 - Marsden, W Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SE118476 - Ilkley Station, W Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Stanza Stones Poetry Trail Guide Stanza Stones Project

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Stanza Stones Poetry Trail Guide Book  (Ilkley Literature Festival  - 2012 )
External PDF Stanza Stones Poetry Trail Guide  (Ilkley Literature Festival ) Download

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 103, 104, 109, 110
OS Landranger Active 103, 104, 109, 110
OS Explorer 1, 21, 288, 297
OS Explorer Active 1, 21, 288, 297

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Croft Mill  (bookable online)
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Rosebud Cottage  (bookable online)
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Bridge House B&B  (bookable online)
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Haworth Homes  (bookable online)
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43 Km
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Rose Cottage  (bookable online)
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64 Km
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70 Km

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71.4 Km (44.4 miles)
1,786 m (5,860 ft) ascent
467 m (1,532 ft)  maximum height

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