woodland Walks

Snailsden Edge from Hade Edge

Snailsden Edge from Hade Edge

As part of my mission to visit my local trig points, I devised this varied walk which took in reservoirs, woodland, moorland and farmland. At less than 6 miles it packs the features in. I’d driven through Hade Edge many times but had never stopped off and was oblivious to the beautiful Holme Styes Reservoir. […]

Lochbuie Explorer Walk

Lochbuie Explorer Walk

Contrary to what you may have seen from this website thus far, not every walk has to start within 10 miles of Huddersfield! The Lochbuie Explorer walk is on the Isle of Mull in the Inner Hebrides off the west coast of Scotland and was completed during a week away from it all. This wasn’t […]

Stoodley Pike walk: Cragg Vale, Withens Clough circular

Stoodley Pike walk: Cragg Vale, Withens Clough circular

While searching for walks to do on the internet, I came across one that was from Todmorden to Mytholmroyd. I’d never heard of Stoodley Pike monument before but it’s bloody enormous so a circular Stoodley Pike walk was planned. To be able to say we couldn’t see the thing when we were little more than […]

Castle Hill Walk, Huddersfield: Stocksmoor to Berry Brow

Castle Hill Walk, Huddersfield: Stocksmoor to Berry Brow

Ever since coming back from The Lakes in January, I’ve been itching to get out and walk again. The weather’s been pretty cold and wet recently but with this past week being unseasonably warm, I took the chance to go out. The forecast was for rain but I wasn’t bothered. I’ve been using the excellent […]