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Top Withins and the Bronte Bridge from Haworth
Introduction to Walk 1135

Photo from the walk - Top Withins and the Bronte Bridge from Haworth

Region - South Pennines

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 850 feet / 258 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

Top Withins is an excellent objective for a walk from Haworth in the South Pennines. The Brontë family have strong associations with Haworth and this walk onto the moors perhaps gives you the chance to experience the landscape that dominated their writing. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Ogden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
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Grade - easy
Length - 5.3 miles / 8.5 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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