Organised by:
24th St Paul's Scout Group
Sowerby Bridge


The Calderdale Hike

Routes


CHECK POINT LOCATION   NATIONAL
GRID REF
LONG 
ROUTE
(miles)
SHORT 
ROUTE
(miles)
Sowerby Cricket Club - START
  SE 045231 0
0
Longley
  SE 049219 1.6 1.6
Fiddle Lane
  SE 046196 3.2
3.2
Ryburn Reservoir
  SE 024187
5.0
5.0
Green Withens Reservoir
  SD 990160
8.6
8.6
Windy Hill
  SD 982141
10.2
10.2
White House
  SD 968178
13.0
13.0
Sladen Fold
* SD 947177
14.5
-
Coolam
* SD 913215
18.8
-
Slatepit Hill
* SD 889244
21.5
-
Mount Cross
SD 914273
24.4
-
Cross Stones
SD 944249
27.0
-
Lumbutts Church
  SD 957233
28.7
18.1
Erringden Grange
  SD 988262
31.7
21.1
Nab End Quarries
  SE 019243
34.9
23.9
Sowerby Cricket Club - FINISH
  SE 045231 37.2 26.2

*   These checkpoints only included on the long route.

PLEASE NOTE:
Walkers on the shorter circuit proceed from White House and rejoin the longer route at Lumbutts Church. There will be refreshments at all roadside checkpoints.




Section of Short Route - 26.2 miles, 4000 feet of ascent




Section of Long Route - 37.2 miles 6300 feet of ascent


Route Maps
Copies of the suggested route maps are located on Mapometer website. Please note that these routes are for your information only and are what we would call a likely route - you are free to choose whatever route you want providing that all the necessary checkpoints are visited in the correct order. On this site you can download a GPX file by clicking on "Actions" on the lefthand side of the page and selecting "Export". Please note that while the routes are listed as for running, they apply to walkers also.
Calderdale Hike 2017 SHORT Route

Calderdale Hike 2017 LONG Route

A printout, in PDF format of the route. With these you need to point to them with your mouse, right click and select "Save Target As..." - please note that these files are nearly 10MB in size each, but do allow the map to be blown up to 400%.
Calderdale Hike 2017 SHORT Route - PDF

Calderdale Hike 2017 LONG Route - PDF