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Wharfedale Washburn Challenge

N Yorkshire, W Yorkshire

40 km / 25 miles
Formerly a challenge walk circular from High Royds Hospital Social Club (this site now developed as a new village) and now an open challenge. The route visits Otley Chevin, Pool, Lindley Wood, Timble, Denton, Middleton, Cow and Calf at Ilkley and returning to Menston via Burley Woodhead and Bleach Mill. Proceeds from sales go to Martin House Hospice.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Start and Finish: SE175436 - Recreation Ground, Menston, W Yorkshire View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Wharfedale Washburn Challenge Route Description  (Louise Mallinson  - June 2007 ) Download File
Badge & Certificate Badge & Certificate for Wharfedale Washburn Challenge  (Louise Mallinson )


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Route Profile:

40.4 km (25.1 miles)
884 m (2,900 ft) ascent
296 m (971 ft)  maximum height

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