Otley Walking Festival Office 07564 625129
Meet Stuart Fildes at Manchester Square, Otley, LS21 1BS for minibus. Depart 8.30am. Booking essential: details as for Stage 1.
More moors, valleys, scenery, adventure.
13 miles 7 hrs. Moderate/Hard Linear
Meet Steph at Wharfemeadows car park, off Farnley Lane, Otley, LS21 2BD for car sharing. Depart 9am. Walk departs Pateley Bridge recreation ground toilets at 9.45am. Sorry, no dogs.
Geology, industrial history, sculpture, open moorland.
10 miles 6 hrs. Moderate/Hard Circular
Meet Tim and Margaret at Otley bus station. Bus departs 9.20am. Or meet at Ilkley bus station at 9.45am. Bus return to Otley.
Discover the famous Stanza Stones on Ilkley Moor
12 miles 6 hrs. Moderate/Hard Circular
Meet John, Otley Conservation Task Force, at Otley bus station. Depart 9.45am.
Lunchtime café stop. Bus back to Otley. Booking opens May 1st 01943 464087. Sorry no dogs.
Historical walk, elevated countryside views.
5 miles 5 hrs(total) Moderate Linear
Meet Ian at Ilkley train station. Depart 10am.
Riverside, field paths, moors (not Ilkley moor!), fabulous views
11 miles 5.5 hrs. Moderate/Hard Linear
Meet Jane, of Dalesway Nordic Walking, at Upper Shawfield car park, East Chevin Rd., Otley, LS21 3DD. Depart 6.30pm. Booking opens May 1st: www.daleswaynordicwalking.co.uk/activities
Introduction to Nordic walking.
1.5 miles 45 mins. Easy Circular
Jur Keessen’s fascinating talk with great photos about the fundamental changes in the way we see nature.
Fascinating, challenging, beautiful scenes.
7.30pm at Otley Aged Person’s Welfare Centre, (opposite The Old Cock pub), Otley
£1 on the door from 7.15pm.