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Birley Edge & Wharncliffe Wood from Greno Wood
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Photo from the walk - Birley Edge & Wharncliffe Wood from Greno Wood

County/Area - Sheffield & Barnsley

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.4 miles / 15.3 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk, northwest of Sheffield, explores Greno and Wharncliffe Woods and part of the Sheffield Country Walk. In addition there are sections of the route along ridges and by The River Don.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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.

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