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Otley Walking Festival
June 23rd to July 1st 2018

Walking Festival calendar

Previous Day Monday, June 25, 2018 Next Day
5:00

EARLY BIRDS IN THE WETLANDS

Meet Jur Keessen at the Buttercross, Market Place, Otley, LS21 3AQ. Depart 5am. Visit the Otley Wetlands - champagne breakfast on site offered. 

Sorry but no dogs allowed on this walk due to access restrictions.

Quiet stroll, birds, and flowers.

3 miles        3hrs.         Easy       Circular

 

9:00

WELCOME WAY STAGE 1

Meet John Sparshatt and Randal Metzger at the Buttercross, Market Place, Otley, LS21 3AQ. Depart 9am.

Hills, moors, valleys, great scenery at a strong pace!

17 miles             8 hrs.                 Hard               Circular

9:40

ADDINGHAM, BEAMSLEY BEACON CIRCULAR

Meet Dave Robson at Otley Bus station. X84 departs 9.40am. Walk departs Addingham footbridge 10.20am. Return by bus.  

Field paths, moors and fabulous views from the Beacon.

7 miles               5 hrs.             Moderate            Circular

9:50

FORGING AHEAD - OTLEY TO KIRKSTALL FORGE

Meet Ryk Downes and Stuart Fildes at Otley Bus Station. 33A departs 9.56am. Includes a tour of 17th century Kirkstall Forge. 

Field paths, woodland, meadowlands, unique opportunity.

9.5 miles            6hrs.             Moderate               Linear

12:10

MAP TREASURES AT THE LIBRARY

Meet Jur Keessen at Otley bus station for 12.10 X85 to Leeds or meet Yvonne Barnard at 1pm. outside Leeds University Parkinson Building. Walk the art trail around the university campus. View the amazing collection of old maps at the university’s Brotherton Library.

Fascinating unique old maps with expert input.

1 mile         3 hrs.         Easy        Circular

 

13:45

BRAMHOPE TO OTLEY VIA CARLTON

Meet Anita Walker at Otley bus station at 1.45pm for bus to Bramhope.

Scenic afternoon walk at a gentle pace.

5 miles                  2.5 hrs.           Easy                Linear         

18:30

ALLOTMENT WALK

Meet Jason Knowles at the Buttercross, Market Place, Otley, LS21 3AQ. Depart 6.30pm

Green footed stroll round our superb allotments.

3 miles              3 hrs.              Easy               Circular

 

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