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Our Walks

We look after 72,000 acres of land in Yorkshire, spanning the North York Moors, The Wolds, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and some of the best National Parks in the country. Explore our walking routes here, all of which are free for you to enjoy!

Agden walk
3.5 mile walk northwest of Low Bradfield, near Sheffield.
Distance: 3.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
Baitings short walk
1.4 mile walk with breathtaking views of the surrounding moors, west of Ripponden
Distance: 1.4 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
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Brayton Barff walk
1.3 miles long walk south of the Vale of York
Distance: 1.3 miles long walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Broomhead walk
2.3 mile walk south of Stockbridge, near Sheffield
Distance: 2.3 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
Dale Dike walk
2.5 mile walk, west of Low Bradfield, near Sheffield
Distance: 2.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
Digley walk
1.5 mile walk south-west of Holmfirth
Distance: 1.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
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Digley, bilberry and beyond walk
5.5 mile walk south-west of Holmfirth
Distance: 5.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Embsay walk
3 miles North of Skipton just off the A59
Distance: 1 mile / 1.6km
Difficulty: 2 of 4
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Fewston walk
Less than 10 miles west of Harrogate and north of Otley, just off the A59.
Distance: 4 Miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Grimwith walk
4.5 mile walk at Pateley Bridge, near Dibbles Bridge.
Distance: 4.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Haworth Moor walk
4.8 mile walk south-west of Haworth, near Keighley
Distance: 4.8 mile walk
Difficulty: 4 of 4
Ingbirchworth walk
A shorter walk west of Ingbirchworth village, north of Penistone
Distance: 1.3 miles walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
Langsett walk
About 4 miles southwest of Penistone
Distance: 3 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
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More Hall walk
2.3 mile walk in the the Ewden Valley, south of Stockbridge
Distance: 2.3 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Ogden walk
1.2 mile route at Ogden Reservoir, north of Halifax
Distance: 1.2 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Ogden and Ovenden Moor walk
3 mile walk near the wind farm on Knoll Hill, east of Halifax
Distance: 3 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Ramsden walk
1.5 mile walk in Holmbridge, South of Huddersfield
Distance: 1.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Redmires walk
2.5 mile walk west of Lodge Moor situated to the west of Sheffield
Distance: 2.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
Royd Moor walk
1.5 mile walk with wonderful views
Distance: 1.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
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Ryburn walk
2.5 mile walk, west of Ripponden
Distance: 2.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Scammonden walk
West of Sheffield just off the M62 motorway.
Distance: 3 Miles
Difficulty: 0 of 4
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Scar House walk
4 mile walk near Middlesmoor in Nidderdale, north of Pateley Bridge.
Distance: 4 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Swinsty walk
Less than 10 miles west of Harrogate and north of Otley, just off the A59
Distance: 3 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Thornton Steward walk
A shorter walk south of Finghall, off the A684 Leyburn to Bedale Road, North Yorkshire
Distance: 1 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Thruscross walk
4.5 mile walk north of Blubberhouses, situated on the A59 Harrogate/Skipton Road
Distance: 4.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Tophill Low walk
An exciting nature reserve in the parish of Watton, east of Hulton, Cranswick
Distance:
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Widdop and Gorple walk
North-West of Hebden Bridge
Distance: 4 mile walk
Difficulty: 4 of 4
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Withens Clough walk
1.5 mile walk south of Mytholmroyd near Cragg Vale
Distance: 1.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 2 of 4
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Withens Clough & Stoodley Pike walk
4.5 mile walk west of Cragg Vale, south of Mytholmroyd.
Distance: 4.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 4 of 4
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Cod Beck walk
1 mile north of Osmotherley near Northallerton
Distance: 1.5 Miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Rivelin & Redmires walk
5 miles west of Sheffield
Distance: 5 miles
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Scout Dike walk
2 miles north of Penistone
Distance: 2 miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Ardsley walk
East Ardsley, near Wakefield
Distance: 1.25 miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Blackmoorfoot walk
Situated between Meltham and Slaithwaite; south-west of Huddersfield
Distance: 3.5 miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Eccup walk
7 miles North of Leeds City Centre
Distance: 4.5 miles
Difficulty: 3 of 4
Fewston & Beecroft walk
10 miles West of Harrogate
Distance: 3.7 miles
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Langsett Accessible walk
About 4 miles south west of Penistone
Distance: 2.25 miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Rishworth Moor walk
The walk starts at Ryburn Reservoir car park, 7 miles South-West of Halifax
Distance: 6 miles
Difficulty: 4 of 4
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Scar House & Angram walk
Near Middlesmoor in Nidderdale, about 10 miles north of Pateley Bridge
Distance: 6 miles
Difficulty: 3 of 4
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Swinsty Beaver Dyke walk
Less than 10 miles west of Harrogate and north of Otley, near Fewston
Distance: 4.25 miles
Difficulty: 4 of 4
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Ogden
1.2 mile route at Ogden Reservoir, north of Halifax
Distance: 1.2 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
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Ardsley
East Ardsley Reservoir, Wakefield
Distance: 1.3 miles
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Blackmoorfoot
Distance:
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Damflask
3.5 mile route near the charming village of Low Bradfield, north-west of Sheffield
Distance: 3.5 mile
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Eccup
3 mile route north of Alwoodley, North Leeds
Distance: 3 mile
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Langsett
3 mile walk east of Stocksbridge on the A616
Distance: 2.5 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Ryburn
A shorter route running over the dam at Ryburn Reservoir, west of Ripponden
Distance: 350 metre route
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Scar House
3.7 mile route near Middlesmoor in Nidderdale, north of Pateley Bridge.
Distance: 3.7 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4
Swinsty
3 mile route near Fewston, off the A59 Harrogate / Skipton Road at Blubberhouses
Distance: 3 mile walk
Difficulty: 1 of 4

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As one of Yorkshire's biggest landowners, Yorkshire Water take care of 72,000 acres of stunning countryside and invites you to come and explore it.