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Contact Us

otleywalkingfestival@mail.com

Otley Walking Festival Office 07564 625129

Otley Walking Festival
June 22nd to June 30th 2019

Walking Festival calendar

Previous Day Thursday, June 27, 2019 Next Day
8:30

SIX DALES TRAIL STAGE 2: BOUTHWAITE - BLUBBERHOUSES

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

9:00

A GEOLLY FINE WALK

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

9:20

STANZA STONES ON ILKLEY MOOR

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

9:45

RAILWAY PIONEERS AT BRAMHOPE

Meet John, Otley Conservation Task Force, at Otley bus stationDepart 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                                                                                        

10:00

ILKELY TO OTLEY VIA DUNKIRK

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

18:30

NORDIC WALKING TASTER SESSION

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

19:15

IDEAS OF NATURE – PHOTOS, PHILOSOPHY AND TALK

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.