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Tacklers Trail


14 km / 9 miles
One of four circular Trails making up parts of the Witton Weavers Way. The linking sections are separately described. Each of the four trails can be completed as a circular walk. Explorer map 287 is recommended. The routes are all named as Witton Weavers Way on OS maps.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Mill logo on named standard markers
Attributes: Challenging
Start and Finish: SD678229 - Sunnyhurst Wood Visitor Centre, near Earnsdale Road, Darwen, Blackburn View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Blackburn with Darwen BC - Witton Weavers Way Tacklers Trail [YouTube video]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Witton Weavers Way: Tacklers Trail  (Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council  - 2009 ) Download


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National Trails (England & Wales)
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Anytime Challenges

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 102, 103, 109
OS Landranger Active 102, 103, 109
OS Explorer 287
OS Explorer Active 287

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Route Profile:

15.0 km (9.3 miles)
429 m (1,407 ft) ascent
382 m (1,253 ft)  maximum height

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