What’s on

Below you will find details of forthcoming guided walks and events related to walking, in and around Baildon, organised by a variety of local organisations.

All walks listed are in the immediate proximity of Baildon or can be easily reached by public transport from Baildon. Public transport links to and from Baildon are great, with regular bus routes and a train station only a short walk from the village centre. You can also find links to local walking groups on our website, including Bradford Ramblers, who offer guided evening walks.

We are not responsible for the accuracy of the walks below and suggest you always contact the organiser for full details and to check the walk is going ahead.

Diary of events

Aug
22
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Aug 22 @ 10:45 am

Gentle guided walks around Baildon. Every week on Wednesday mornings Baildon Walking Group offers a gentle one-hour walk. Meet at bottom of Springfield Road at 10.45am and then return to Wesleys for refreshments. All welcome.

Aug
23
Thu
“BOGGART HUNTING”: School Holiday activity at Denso Marsten Nature Reserve @ DENSO MARSTEN NATURE RESERVE EDUCATION CENTRE
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

School holiday activity. Meet at the stone seat on the Reserve.

Aug
29
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Aug 29 @ 10:45 am

Gentle guided walks around Baildon. Every week on Wednesday mornings Baildon Walking Group offers a gentle one-hour walk. Meet at bottom of Springfield Road at 10.45am and then return to Wesleys for refreshments. All welcome.

Aug
30
Thu
“MASK MAKING”: School Holiday activity at Denso Marsten Nature Reserve @ DENSO MARSTEN NATURE RESERVE EDUCATION CENTRE
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

School holiday activity. Meet at the stone seat on the Reserve.

Sep
1
Sat
BAILDON WAW CHALLENGE GUIDED WALK @ Meet at Baildon Potted Meat Stick by Ian Clough car park in centre of Baildon,
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Fancy a Challenge?  Can you walk from Baildon to Skipton? SATURDAY 1 SEPTEMBER

Join Paul Robinson for the first Baildon Walkers are Welcome CHALLENGE event which will take you on a 17 mile walk over the moors of Baildon, Bingley, Ilkley, Addingham, Draughton and Skipton, following the initial part of the route of The Dales Highway long-distance walk (devised 10 years ago by Baildon Walkers are Welcome Vice-Chair, Chris Grogan – who is planning to accompany this walk).

We will leave from the Potted Meat Stick in the centre of Baildon at 9am on Saturday 1st September 2018. There will be toilet / refreshment stops at the White Wells café on Ilkley Moor and the Fleece public house in Addingham. We will also have a suitable stop for those who wish to bring a packed lunch.

We should arrive in Skipton by 6pm and trains leave Skipton approximately every half hour to take us back to Baildon.

Please come dressed for all weathers and in walking boots or shoes with a good grip. Our Walks Leaders are not necessarily first aid trained, so please bring any medication or minor first aid equipment with you, plus plenty of water to drink.

Sorry – we cannot accept dogs (except assistance dogs) on our guided walks.

Cottinglet Heritage Trail Guided Tour @ Meet ourside Town Hall,
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am

A guided tour of Cottingley’s places of historic interest, led by a local historian.

Sep
5
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Sep 5 @ 10:45 am

Gentle guided walks around Baildon. Every week on Wednesday mornings Baildon Walking Group offers a gentle one-hour walk. Meet at bottom of Springfield Road at 10.45am and then return to Wesleys for refreshments. All welcome.

Sep
7
Fri
Saltaire Festival @ Various venues Saltaire
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Check out all the exciting events in this year’s Saltaire Festival.

Sep
8
Sat
INTRODUCTION TO BIRDWATCHING WORKSHOP @ DENSO MARSTEN NATURE RESERVE EDUCATION CENTRE
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Adult education workshop with Steve Warrilow Denso Marston NR Warden

 

Saltaire Festival @ Various venues Saltaire
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Check out all the exciting events in this year’s Saltaire Festival.