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Ilkley & Ilkley Moor

Twelve Apostles on Ilkley Moor
The Ilkley Moor was made famous by the song “On Ilkla Moor Baht’at”. Although it advises you to wear a hat, wellies are probably more efficient in this boggy moor land. However this is not waste land and the beauty of the landscape and its many features will surely surprise you.


THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW.
 
Distance
6 miles/9.6km
Height Gain
218m
Grade
Cycle Grade
OS Map Number
OS Explorer map 297 (Lower Wharfedale & Washburn Valley)
Car (Parking)
Stiles
Steps
Circular
Linear
Start Point
Cow & Calf rocks Car park
Nearest Town
Ilkley
Public Transport
WYMetro : www.wymetro.com or 0113 245 7676.
Toilets on Route
At refreshment stops
Nearest Refreshments
At the Cow & Calf Hotel, in the centre of Ilkley and at the Wheatley Arms near Ben Rhydding railway station
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