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Marsden & The Colne Valley

Five Reservoir Stride
A 10 and a half mile walk from Slaithwaite to Marsden (return by bus or train) that takes you via five reservoirs up to the morrs and Wessenden Head. Mostly easy but with two long ascents /descents

THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW.
 
Distance
10.5 miles/17.5km
Height Gain
462m
Grade
Cycle Grade
OS Map Number
OS Explorer map 21 (South Pennines) And OS Explorer map 1 (Peak District)
Car (Parking)
Stiles
Steps
Circular
Linear
Start Point
Slaithwaite Railway Station
Nearest Town
Slaithwaite and Marsden
Public Transport
WYMetro : www.wymetro.com or 0113 245 7676. Buses and trains to and from each town
Toilets on Route
At pubs and in Marsden and Slaithwaite
Nearest Refreshments
Pubs, shops and cafés in Marsden and Slaithwaite. A pub on the route N.W. of Meltham
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