Walk 1586

Blackmoorfoot Reservoir

County/Area - Kirklees

Author - Yorkshire Water

Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Grade - easy

This Kirklees walk follows the shores of Blackmoorfoot resrvoir in an anti-clockwise direction and provides a pleasant short excursion. The route is flat and should offer glimpses of the local wildlife and some of the many birds that use this water during migration.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

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- OS Explorer - Sheet OL21 BUY MAP

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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.

General Information

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Accommodation Nearby

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2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
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16.8 miles / 26.9 km away
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17.0 miles / 27.2 km away
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19.0 miles / 30.3 km away
Shatton Hall Farm Cottages
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20.1 miles / 32.1 km away
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Thorpe Farm Bunkhouse
Hathersage
20.2 miles / 32.4 km away
Cannon Croft
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21.1 miles / 33.8 km away
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