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Beacons Way Whalley to Otley

Lancashire, N Yorkshire, W Yorkshire

80 km / 50 miles
A long distance perambulation from Whalley Lancashire, to Otley W.Yorkshire via Pendle, Pinhaw and Beamsley Beacons, exploring witchcraft, folklore and earth magic en route. Originally written 1988.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Challenging
Start: SD733361 - Whalley, Lancashire View on StreetMap
Finish: SE201458 - River Wharfe Bridge, Otley, W Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Beacons Way - A Difcoverie of Witchcraft Independent Hostels UK - Beacons Way Accommodation


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 103, 104
OS Landranger Active 103, 104
OS Explorer 2, 21, 41, 287, 297
OS Explorer Active 2, 21, 41, 287, 297

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
30 km
Heritage Centre
2 km
68 km
Walkers are Welcome
4 km
80 km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
80 km

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Route Profile:

79.2 km (49.2 miles)
2,234 m (7,329 ft) ascent
551 m (1,808 ft)  maximum height

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