logo Walking Britain

Calf Hey, Ogden & Holden Wood Reservoirs
Introduction to Walk 2564

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1340 feet / 406 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This half day route explores some of the wild country near Haslingden. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

Maps Ordnance Survey Logo Anquet Maps Logo

Ordnance Survey Explorer 287Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 287Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 103Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 103Digital Map1:50kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

Walks from the same start

Walk 2624
Tor Hill & High Moss, Nr Haslingden
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1747
Oswaldtwistle Moor from Clough Head
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 2732
5.5 miles / 8.7 km away
Darwen Tower & West Pennine Moors
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 2584
5.8 miles / 9.2 km away
Turton & Entwistle and Wayoh Resrs. from Jumbles
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2108
6.8 miles / 10.8 km away
Darwen's Jubilee Tower from Abbey Village
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1421
6.8 miles / 10.8 km away
Turf Moor & Black Hill from Ashworth Resovoir
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km
Walk 1458
7.8 miles / 12.5 km away
Greave and The Rossendale Way
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 2245
8.9 miles / 14.2 km away
Winter Hill & Rivington Pike
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2606
9.4 miles / 15.0 km away
Hoof Stones Height, Noah Dale and Colden Water
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 1619
9.5 miles / 15.2 km away
Cheeseden Brook from Pooley Bridge, Heywood
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.4 miles / 12 km
Walk 2532
9.6 miles / 15.4 km away
Rivington Pike
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 3619
9.9 miles / 15.8 km away
Ribchester Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Books & eBooks

Walks in Silverdale and Arnside

Walks in Silverdale and ArnsideThis guide to walking the southern dales of the White Peak area of the Peak District National Park, between Ashbourne, Matlock, Buxton and Leek. 30 easy circular routes cross the high plateau and visit the dales, following the Dove, Manifold and Hamps rivers. One of two Cicerone guides to the White Peak.
More information

Walking on the West Pennine Moors

Walking on the West Pennine MoorsThis guidebook describes 30 walks on the West Pennine Moors, around Blackburn, Darwen, Chorley and Bolton, home to some of the most inspiring and exhilarating walking country. The walks range from short, easy rambles to more challenging hikes covering a variety of terrain, all of it easily accessible for day walking.
More information

Map and Compass

Map and CompassAn instructive guidebook explaining map and compass techniques, to help readers enhance their outdoor experiences. Whether you are experienced in map-reading, or have never used a compass before, this guidebook will sharpen your skills and have you exploring new areas in no time. There are also tips for GPS and digital mapping technologies.
More information

Social Media

Follow Walking Britain for the latest news.

Facebook Twitter

CBD For Walking & Hiking

Discover the benefits of CBD for walkers and hikers. More info.

Mountain Weather

Stay safe on the mountains with detailed weather forecasts - for iOS devices or for Android devices.

Digital Mapping Guide

Digital Mapping Guide - a simple guide of how to start using digital mapping. Includes advice and useful links.