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Heron Way

S Yorkshire

48 km / 30 miles
The Heron way is a series of eight walks through pleasant countryside linking nature reserves, country parks, tourist sites, lovely villages and the best viewpoints mainly in the Doncaster Metropolitan Borough. Together these walks create a 30 mile leisure walk, designed primarily for walking in sections, or as a one or two day challenge walk readily accessible by public transport from Doncaster or by car.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start: SK629994 - Parrots Corner Park and Ride, Doncaster, S Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SE546064 - Northern Park and Ride, Doncaster, S Yorkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Heron Way - Part 2 [YouTube video] Heron Way - Part 1 [YouTube video]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Heron Way  (Doncaster Ramblers  - 2008 ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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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 111
OS Landranger Active 111
OS Explorer 278, 279
OS Explorer Active 278, 279

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48.5 km (30.1 miles)
660 m (2,165 ft) ascent
136 m (446 ft)  maximum height

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