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Holmfirth & The Holme Valley - Last Of The Summer Wine Country

Around Holmfirth and Upperthong
Easy with 2 steep pulls, the route covers lanes, grassy paths and field tracks. The route includes a mixture of hills, hamlets and valleys with views of Black Hill, and exampples of South Pennine architecture in the shape of mills, farms, cottages.



THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW.
 
Distance
4.1 miles/7.2km
Height Gain
238m
Grade
Cycle Grade
OS Map Number
OS Explorer map 288 (Bradford & Huddersfield) Or OS Explorer map 1 (Peak District)
Car (Parking)
Stiles
Steps
Circular
Linear
Start Point
The Centre of Holmfirth
Nearest Town
Holmfirth
Public Transport
The 313/314/316 bus from Huddersfield runs frequently to Holmfirth, Monday - Sunday WYMetro : www.wymetro.com or 0113 245 7676 .
Toilets on Route
Public toilets in Holmfirth
Nearest Refreshments
Lots in Holmfirth, plus pub at Upperthong and Hinchliffe Mill .
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© Photography by Steven Morgan,
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