Calderdale

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The Category Calderdale is a subset of West Yorkshire. Browse through the Brief Records in the Category or look at the broader Category to find a List of the Titles of all the Entities associated with Calderdale which have so far been described in this Directory. Clicking on a Title will link you to the Entity's Full Record.

www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Calderdale/

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The following Bolsover Entities do NOT (currently) have Records in 'Open Paths and Trails'. Here, clicking on a Title of interest should link you to a relevant external Website (or Facebook Page):

- Fielden Trail

 

www.calderdale.gov.uk/leisure/sport-fitness/active-life/walking/index....

Overview

'Calderdale Council serves the towns of Brighouse, Elland, Halifax, Hebden Bridge, Sowerby Bridge and Todmorden.'

communityrightsofwayservice.blogspot.com

Overview

'Aims to maintain and repair Rights of Way and permissive paths in the Upper Calder and Ryburn valleys and to report to the local council on the condition of the Rights of Way network.'

www.hbwalkersaction.org.uk/walkers-are-welcome.html

Overview

'Hebden Bridge was the first Walkers are Welcome town. Since then, the network has expanded rapidly and there are now over 100 towns and villages across the UK that have joined this community-led scheme.'

www.hbwalkersaction.org.uk

Overview

'A group of local people who love walking and want to encourage others to share our enjoyment. Hebden Bridge was the first Walkers are Welcome town and we aim to make it a great place for walkers to visit. We hope you enjoy discovering our beautiful south Pennines countryside in Yorkshire.'

www.ldwa.org.uk/Calderdale

Overview

'The Group on the West Yorkshire border with Lancashire are from a catchment area with the postcodes HX & OL14 and have a programme of social walks which is published in Strider ... Prospective members of the LDWA are welcome to join one of the social walks for a trial period, but should be aware that walks are around 20 miles at a reasonable pace and that it is advisable to make contact with the Leader beforehand to confirm details. All walks are to the strength of the slowest walker.'

mytholmroydwalkers.org/walkerswelcome.html

Overview

'Mytholmroyd Walkers’ Action (MWA) aims to: Encourage more walkers, walking more; Ensure public rights of way and footpaths are kept open; Make walking more attractive to a wider range of residents; Encourage more visitors to make Mytholmroyd a walkers’ destination; Encourage more journeys to be undertaken on foot, rather than by private car; Encourage the use of public transport to get to designated walks; Work with other partners and providers to promote walking for a healthy lifestyle.'

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Mytholmroyd Walkers' Action

www.calderdaleheritagewalks.org.uk

Overview

'Up to 2003, Calderdale Council had a small group of "Tourist Guides" supported by their Tourism Unit which operated a limited summer programme covering some of Calderdale's towns and villages. When local authority funding was withdrawn in 2003, that group was disbanded. But half a dozen people came together, agreed that such walks ought to continue and they were prepared to start their own group. They planned a modest programme for summer 2004 and that was the start of Calderdale Heritage Walks as an independent walks organisation ... '

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Calderdale Heritage Walks

www.calderdale.gov.uk/v2/residents/environment-planning-and-building/c...

Overview

'Calderdale has the largest density of Open Access Land of any district access authority in England. Its access facilities also include a very high density of public rights of way, the National Trust land at Hardcastle Craggs, Yorkshire Water access facilities and much more.'

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Calderdale Council

www.calderdale.gov.uk/v2/residents/transport-and-streets/public-rights...

Overview

'The Borough of Calderdale has a network of around 2000 paths including 125 miles of bridleways, along with a very short network of byways open to all traffic. Some of these paths are one of the best ways of seeing Calderdale's countryside while others provide useful short cuts to your local shops, bus stop or other services. You can see most of the rights of way network using Calderdale Maps Online although this should not be relied on for legal purposes.'

Description from

Calderdale Council

heartofthepennines.org.uk/calderdale-way/

Distance (miles)50
Overview

'Walk exploring the hills, moors and valleys of Calderdale. It is an "up and down" journey with few level sections. The higher levels, however, provide some exceptionally fine panoramic views.'

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Heart of the Pennines

casualramblers.co.uk/wyorks/calderdale

Overview

'Take a summer stroll and find out more about the history and heritage of your local community. The outcomes of this Cricket Heritage Project have been many, and now include a series of cricket-orientated Heritage Trails. Invariably, cricket clubs are located at the heart of the local community - and this series of Trails will enable the general public to discover more about their local cultural and sporting environment.'

See also

ALERT Unfortunately, the Server originally cited here seems to have been taken offline; so I have had to resort to referencing the Casual Ramblers Website which describes at least some of the Walks listed here.

www.nationaltrail.co.uk/en_GB/trails/pennine-bridleway/leaflets/

Distance (miles)47
Overview

'The Mary Towneley Loop is a section of the Pennine Bridleway National Trail for horse riders, mountain bikers and walkers ... The Trail follows a mix of old railways, packhorse routes and newly created tracks. It is signposted (follow the National Trail Acorn) with easy to use gates and special road crossing points.'

britishpilgrimage.org/portfolio/paulinus-way/

Distance (miles)87
Overview

'This is an amazing new pilgrim and heritage way created for the 21st century, which starts in the market town of Todmorden in West Yorkshire and retraces the steps of St Paulinus until it reaches the historic city of York.'

Description from

British Pilgrimage Trust

www.todrotary.org

Distance (miles)22
Overview

'The 22 mile route of the Boundary Walk & Run takes in parts of both the Calderdale Way and the Pennine Way and follows the old Todmorden Borough boundary. The 12 mile Pike Hike follows the canal towpath to Eastwood before joining the final Boundary Walk section up to Stoodley Pike. All routes are flagged and have radio controlled checkpoints. All checkpoints will have water and light refreshments available as well as transport back to the start for anyone not able to continue for whatever reason.' Held in May.

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