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Thurgoland Boundary Walk from Oxspring
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Photo from the walk - Thurgoland Boundary Walk from Oxspring

County/Area - South Yorkshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 8.6 miles / 14 km

Ascent - 850 feet / 258 metres

Grade - easy/mod

The Thurgoland Boundary Walk takes in part of the upper Don valley as well as some of the tributaries of the river Dove. The route includes a short section on the old Dove Valley railway above the Silkstone tunnels and the route crosses the old Woodhead rail route twice. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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