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

Dec
15
Sat
CHRISTMAS (P)RESERVE WALK @ Otley Road, public footpath, opposite St James Church
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Walks start on Otley Road at the Public Footpath, opposite the lay by near St James Church. The walks are led by the warden and the duration is about two hours unless otherwise stated.

Come and join the last walk of the year and celebrate the festive season.

 

 

 

Dec
16
Sun
Tong Park Dam, Baildon @ Meet at bottom of Victoria Road, Saltaire.
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

Sunday 16 December

Tong Park Dam

4.25 miles (6.8km) Circular

Packed lunch

Meet Barbara Walker at 10.30am at the bottom of Victoria Road, Saltaire for an ideal family walk with lots of interest and spectacular views on a clear day. A Council web-walk. **

Dec
19
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Dec 19 @ 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.

Dec
26
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Dec 26 @ 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.

Jan
1
Tue
Funny Hat and Wig @ Bingley Arts Centre
Jan 1 @ 12:30 pm – 5:15 pm

Tuesday 1 January

Funny Hat and Wig Walk

4.5 miles (7.2km) Circular

Packed lunch

Meet Barbara Walker and Gillian Dale at 12.30pm outside Bingley Arts Centre to start 2019 off in style. A family walk with a viaduct, aqueduct, river, canal and the famous Five Rise Locks. **

Jan
2
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Jan 2 @ 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.

Jan
9
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Jan 9 @ 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.

Jan
12
Sat
JANUARY JAUNT TO BINGLEY: A BAILDON WAW SECOND SATURDAY WALK. @ Meet at Baildon Potted Meat Stick by Ian Clough car park in centre of Baildon,
Jan 12 @ 10:30 am

A Baildon Walkers are Welcome Second Saturday walk – to wake you up from Festive hibernation and stretch your legs.

Meet Bob Davidson at 10.30 a.m. at the Potted Meat Stick.

We will follow the Bank Path out of Baildon, heading down to the Glen and then link up with Millennium Way, following the River Aire along to Myrtle Park. Possible variations if the river is very full or flooded.

Around 2 – 2.5 hours walking. Opportunities for lunch in Bingley and buses back to Baildon.

5 miles : 103 metres ascent.

Jan
13
Sun
Monthly guided walk (Bingley Walkers are Welcome)
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am

Bingley Walkers are Welcome run a guided walk on the 2nd Sunday of each month at 10am. Meet outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main Street, Bingley, BD16 2LZ. For further information visit their website.

Jan
16
Wed
Wednesday walk (Baildon Walking Group)
Jan 16 @ 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.