Walk 1287

A circuit of Pendle Hill from Barley Green

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1690 feet / 512 metres

Grade - moderate

This Lancashire walk climbs onto Pendle Hill but takes a quieter route to the summit. Starting from Barley, the walk offers superb views across the surrounding countryside as far afield as the Yorkshire Dales.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

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- OS Explorer - Sheet OL41 BUY MAP

- OS Landranger - Sheet 103 BUY MAP

Walks from the same start

Walk 1267
Pendle Hill from Barley Green
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 3111
- 2.5 miles / 3.9 km away
Barley from Barrowford
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1818
- 3.3 miles / 5.3 km away
Pendle Hill from Downham
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2632
- 5.0 miles / 7.9 km away
The Ribble Valley from Sawley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 2217
- 5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Clitheroe Town Trail - Ribble Valley
Grade - easy
Length - 1.0 miles / 1.6 km
Walk 2304
- 8.3 miles / 13.4 km away
East Marton and the Drumlins
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 2861
- 9.1 miles / 14.6 km away
Pinhaw Beacon from Lothersdale
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1793
- 9.5 miles / 15.3 km away
Lothersdale from Cowling
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2661
- 9.5 miles / 15.3 km away
Keighley Moor Reservoir & the Hitching Stone from Cowling
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2606
- 9.9 miles / 15.9 km away
Hoof Stones Height, Noah Dale and Colden Water
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 2216
- 10.2 miles / 16.3 km away
Slaidburn Village Trail - Ribble Valley
Grade - easy
Length - 0.8 miles / 1.2 km

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

Area Information

Forest of Bowland

Located in northern Lancashire, the Forest of Bowland includes wild upland and cultivated valleys. Essentially part of the main Pennine range, the area is dominated by gritstone fells ... - More information

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Accommodation Nearby

Stayin the Yorkshire Dales
Skipton
13.8 miles / 22.0 km away
River House
Malham, near Skipton
14.9 miles / 23.9 km away
Beck Hall B&B
Malham`
15.0 miles / 24.1 km away
Wood View Guest House
Austwick
18.0 miles / 28.8 km away
Bridge End Farm
Grassington
18.2 miles / 29.2 km away
Wharfe View B&B
Burnsall
18.5 miles / 29.7 km away
Brookhouse
Clapham near Settle
18.6 miles / 29.8 km away
Tyas Cottage
Slaithwaite
21.7 miles / 34.7 km away
Park Bottom Bed & Breakfast
Litton, Littondale
21.8 miles / 34.8 km away
Riverside Lodge
Ingleton
21.9 miles / 35.0 km away

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