Calendar

Apr
15
Wed
Finding Ghyll Beck @ Meet at car park in Esholt Village
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

A cisrcular walk to find one of Bradford’s many becks. 4 miles. Picnin lunch required. No booking needed: just turn up.

Apr
18
Sat
Pennithorne Hill @ Meet at Brackenhall Countryside Centre
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

A circular walk around the north west of Baildon. Bring a picnic lunch. No booking needed: just turn up.

Jun
3
Wed
Shipley Through the Trees @ Meet at junction of New Close Rd and Nab Lane on the A650 GR 125375
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

A linear walk of 6 miles over Norr Hill to a height of 925ft. A challenging walk with steep inclines and declines. Bring a picnic lunch. No booking needed: just turn up.

Jun
20
Sat
Summer Solstice @ Meet at Wells Road car park, Ilkley (just past the cattle grid)
Jun 20 @ 3:30 am – 8:00 am

Bring a torch. warm clothing, and your breakfast for an exhilarating climb to the Twelve Apostles stone circle to see the first sunrise of summer 2020. No booking needed: just turn up.

Jun
24
Wed
Shipley Stride @ Meet at Brackenhall Countryside Centre
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Walk on the “old Shipley Stride” route, initially following the Dalesway path and then heading for lunch at aconce before climbing back over Baildon Moor to finish. 5 and a half miles. Pleaes bring a packed lunch. No booking needed: just turn up.

Jul
1
Wed
Around Sconce – An Old Mining Village @ Meet at Eaves Car Park, Baildon Moor
Jul 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

A circular walk over the Moor to Sconce. 3 miles. Bring a packed lunch No booking needed: just turn up.

Jul
15
Wed
Where Angels fear to Tread @ Meet at The Potted Meat Stick in centre of Baildon
Jul 15 @ 10:45 am – 3:15 pm

A linear and energetic hike to Ilkley with some steep ascents and descents. Excellent views! Return from Ilkely by train. 8 miles. Bring a packed lunch No booking needed: just turn up.

Jul
22
Wed
Prince of Wales Park @ Meet at Brackenhall Countryside Centre
Jul 22 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

A circular, short and gentle family walk to the Prince of Wales park in Eldwick and back along Shipley Glen.  4 miles. Sorry route not suitable for pushcairs. No booking needed: just turn up.

Aug
26
Wed
All Along the Riverside @ Meet at Brackenhall Countryside Centre
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

A short and generally level circular walk, suitable for families (but not pushchairs) alongside the River Aire and the Leeds Liverpool Canal, there is a short incline towards the end to return to Shipley Glen.  4 and a half miles.  No booking needed: just turn up.