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Chesterfield Canal and Anston Brook from Kiveton
Introduction to Walk 2725

Photo from the walk - Chesterfield Canal and Anston Brook from Kiveton

County/Area - Rotherham & Nottinghamshire

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 10.2 miles / 16.6 km

Ascent - 450 feet / 136 metres

Grade - moderate

A Rotherham walk including some pleasant South Yorkshire countryside and featuring a section of the Chesterfield Canal, Lindrick Golf Course and Anston Brook valley through Anston Stones Wood.  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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