South Pennine Walks
An illustrated guide to 30 circular walks of outstanding beauty and interest
The 30 circular walks in this guidebook cover the South Pennines, the expanse of hill country that straddles the Lancashire / Yorkshire border between the Yorkshire Dales and Peak National Parks. These walks range from four to eight and a half miles and explore an area of varied and contrasting landscapes. For experienced and novice walkers.
SeasonsYear-round walking possibilities.
CentresHeptonstall, Todmorden, Hebden Bridge, Haworth, Holme Chapel. The area is within easy reach of Manchester, Huddersfield, Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield and Halifax.
DifficultyNothing difficult. Walks of no more than eight or nine miles.
Must SeeHardcastle Crags, Stoodley Pike, Pendle Hill, the ancient packhorse bridge at Wycoller... whichever you choose, you will be delighted.
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Jack Keighley has developed a unique style of guidebooks based on his own research and artistic skills. Born in Rimington, he taught at Park Secondary School, Colne, in 1959/60 before becoming a headmaster in Yorkshire. He now lives in Skipton and is accompanied on his walks by his faithful Border terrier, Brandy.View author profile
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