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otleywalkingfestival@mail.com

Otley Walking Festival Office 07564 625129

Otley Walking Festival
June 22nd to June 30th 2019

Walking Festival calendar

Previous Day Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Next Day
8:00

SIX DALES TRAIL STAGE 1: MIDDLEHAM - BOUTHWAITE

Meet Stuart Fildes at Manchester Square, Otley, LS21 1BS. Depart 8am. £18 for minibus for all 3 stages. The walk is now fully booked.

Moors, valleys, water, scenery, adventure.

16 miles          8 hrs.           Moderate/Hard          Linear

 

 

9:00

OTLEY FOUR LEAGUE WALK

Meet Michael Hare at the Jubilee Clock, Market Place, Otley. Depart 9am. Sorry, no dogs allowed.

Farmland, woodlands, riverside, ancient tracks.

 12 miles             6.5 hrs.           Moderate          Circular

 

9:30

FARNLEY HALL

Meet Ruth and Fitzy at Wharfemeadows Park sundial, Otley. Depart 9.30 am. Walk + Farnley Hall guided tour. £12.50 entrance fee (£13.50 online due to PayPal charges). Booking opens 1st May at the Festival Office  on 07564 625129 or online at www.otleywalkingfestival.co.uk 

River, fields, scenery, Hall – unique experiences.

8 miles              7 hrs. (total)       Moderate          Circular

9:50

NIDDERDALE GREENWAY: HARROGATE TO KNARESBOROUGH

Meet Ray Moss at Otley bus station, Stand 5. X52 bus departs 9.50am. Walk starts 10.40 at Dragon Rd car park, Harrogate (SE306558). Bus back to Otley.

Gentle stroll along old railway line with scenic views.

4 miles                 2hrs.               Easy               Linear

12:10

MAP TROVE AT LEEDS CENTRAL LIBRARY

Meet Jur Keessen at Otley bus station for 12.24 X84 to Leeds or meet Yvonne Barnard at 1pm at the steps of Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AA.

Fascinating history of maps.  

1 mile         3 hrs.         Easy        Circular

 

16:00

WALKING HOME – TO OTLEY

Meet Jur and Yvonne at the steps of Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AA. Depart 4pm.  Options to leave the walk at Adel (5.5 miles) and Bramhope (9 miles).

Trails, woodlands, field paths, historical areas.

12 miles                6 hrs.            Moderate           Linear

 

19:00

TREES OF OTLEY

Meet Tom Raper at Otley Parish Church. Depart 7pm.  Walk finishes in Wharfemeadows Park, Otley.

Fascinating walk round Otley identifying our common and rare trees. 

2.5 miles              2 hrs.        Easy        Linear