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Dales Way Link - Leeds to Ilkley

W Yorkshire

32 km / 20 miles
Link from Leeds to Ilkley via Meanwood Valley, Adel Woods, Eccup Reservoir, Bramhope, Caley Deer Park, The Chevin, Otley, Menston and Cow and Calf Rocks, Ilkley. A green route out of Leeds and quickly into the rural countryside to the north of Leeds.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
Start: SE293350 - Woodhouse Moor, Leeds, W Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SE112481 - Old Bridge, Ilkley, W Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Dales Way Link - (Leeds to Ilkley)

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Gemmell/Speakman Dales Way Route Guide  (Dales Way Association  - 1996 )
External download Dales Way Link Routes Map  (Footprint Maps  - 2019 ) Download


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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 (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 104
OS Landranger Active 104
OS Explorer 288, 289, 297
OS Explorer Active 288, 289, 297
Other Paper Maps:
Dales Way (Footprint Maps - 2019)

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Route Profile:

32.6 km (20.3 miles)
672 m (2,205 ft) ascent
297 m (974 ft)  maximum height

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