Hordron Road and the Little Don without a car

Introduction to Walk 1401

Photo from the walk - Hordron Road and the Little Don without a car

Nat Park - Peak District

County/Area - Barnsley

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 720 feet / 218 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Hordron Road and the Little Don is a Peak Ditrict walk that can be reached by public transport. This half day route visits a beautiful moorland area which is little known by most visitors to the area. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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