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Haystacks, Twelve Apostles & Idol Stone of Ilkley Moor
Introduction to Walk 3114

Photo from the walk - Haystacks, Twelve Apostles & Idol Stone of Ilkley Moor

County/Area - West Yorkshire

Author - Dave Melling

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 2 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk explores Ilkley Moor, Bradford, visiting many of the relics left by our ancestors including boundary markers, enclosures, cairns, and the strange cup and ring carved stones. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 297Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 297Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 104Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 104Digital Map1:50kBUY

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

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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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