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A circuit of Eccup Reservoir
Introduction to Walk 3077

Photo from the walk - A circuit of Eccup Reservoir

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk lies to the north of Leeds and provides an attractive half day route that includes Eccup Reservoir, a section of the Dales Way and Ebor Way.


 

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Walk 1588
Eccup Reservoir circular
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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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