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Huddersfield's green fringe
Introduction to Walk 2719

Photo from the walk - Huddersfield's green fringe

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Kirklees walk is along well established paths to the south west of Huddersfield. Although some of it is close to an urban area, it retains a remarkably rural feel throughout and being close to the town it's well served by public transport.


 

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Holme & Marsden Clough from Ramsden Reservoir
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Walk 2359
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Grade - moderate
Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 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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