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Sting in the Tail

58 km / 36 miles

W Yorkshire
Formerly a challenge walk circular from High Royds Hospital Social Club (this site now developed as a new village) and now an open challenge. A demanding route around the Wharfe and Washburn Valleys visiting Burley Woodhead, Cow and Calf Rocks, Windgate Nick, Chelker Reservoir, Bolton Abbey, Rocking Hall, Blubberhouses, Fewston Reservoir, Dobpark Bridge, Clifton and Otley before returning to Menston up the steep Otley Chevin.

Please note due to development of High Royds Village you may have to adjust the start/finish of this walk.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Anytime Challenges
Start and Finish
SE174434 - Menston Village, W Yorkshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Looseleaf
Sting in Tail (Louise Mallinson)

Maps:

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Walkers are Welcome
Heritage Centre

 
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From Path
Along Path
Walkers are Welcome
2 Km
2 Km
Self-catering
Rose Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
11 Km
Camp Site
< 1 Km
38 Km
Hotels
The Timble Inn  (bookable online)
1 Km
41 Km
Heritage Centre
< 1 Km
42 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
52 Km
Walkers are Welcome
5 Km
58 Km

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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
Route Desc (MS Word)
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

57.3 Km (35.6 miles)
1,375 m (4,511 ft) ascent
397 m (1,302 ft)  maximum height