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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 - Bradford

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 850 feet / 258 metres

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 GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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1.0 miles / 1.6 km away
Haworth Moor circular
Grade - easy
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Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
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1.6 miles / 2.5 km away
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Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 1307
1.6 miles / 2.5 km away
A circuit of Ovenden Moor from Oxenhope
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1449
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Cullingworth Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km
Walk 1584
4.6 miles / 7.4 km away
Ogden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3215
4.8 miles / 7.6 km away
Steeton to Ilkley without a car
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1793
5.0 miles / 8.1 km away
Lothersdale from Cowling
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2661
5.0 miles / 8.1 km away
Keighley Moor Reservoir & Hitching Stone from Cowling
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 1952
5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
Five Rise Locks and the River Aire, Bingley
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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