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

Sampling the Hills
Seven Villages make up the Holme Valley: Honley, Meltham, Netherthong, Upperthong, Underbank, Hepwoth and Wooldale. These picturesque villages are surrounded by countryside, moorland and the Peak District National Park. This walk is a sample of what this great valley has to offer with spectacular views of the Holme Valley and Castle Hill.


THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW.
 
Distance
1.8 miles/3km
Height Gain
121m
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
Holmfirth Tourist Information Centre
Nearest Town
Holmfirth
Public Transport
Bus numbers 308,312,313,314 and 316 from Huddersfield to Holmfirth. WYMetro : www.wymetro.com or 0113 245 7676 .
Toilets on Route
Public toilets in Holmfirth and at refreshment stops for customers
Nearest Refreshments
Plenty of shops/cafés/pubs in Holmfirth + pub in Upperthong
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