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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 - Bradford

Author - Dave Melling

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

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. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 297Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 104Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
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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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