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Below Silsden Moor from Cringles
Introduction to Walk 2942

Photo from the walk - Below Silsden Moor from Cringles

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km

Ascent - 650 feet / 197 metres

Time - 4 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Bradford walk that places you on the edges of Silsden Moor, looking across wonderful vistas at any time of year, but above all in spring. The route uses paths, tracks and quiet country lanes. Route can be problematic after heavy rain. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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

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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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