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Luddenden Dean and the Calderdale Way
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Photo from the walk - Luddenden Dean and the Calderdale Way

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Calderdale walk explores the area around Luddenden. The route includes deciduous woodland, over heather moorland, and along old drovers' ways all far removed from the hustle and bustle of nearby Halifax.

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Other walks nearby

Walk 1626
1.0 miles / 1.7 km away
Luddenden Foot Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1336
1.9 miles / 3.0 km away
Sowerby Bridge and Norland Moor
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1291
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Stoodley Pike from Hebden Bridge
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 1041
3.5 miles / 5.7 km away
Halifax - the Magna Via and Southowram
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1584
3.6 miles / 5.8 km away
Ogden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 2121
3.6 miles / 5.8 km away
Crimsworth Dean, Lumb Bridge & Hardcastle Crags
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1091
3.6 miles / 5.8 km away
Ripponden and the Calderdale Way
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 3015
5.4 miles / 8.7 km away
Lobb Mill, Stoodley Pike & Withens Clough Reservoir
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1307
5.7 miles / 9.1 km away
A circuit of Ovenden Moor from Oxenhope
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2705
5.7 miles / 9.2 km away
Oxenhope to Hebden Bridge without a car
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

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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