January Walk 2023
Starting from Sowood Community Centre, post code HX4 9HY.
It is approx 6 miles of varied terrain!
Perhaps a drink after at 1885?
February Walk 2023
Meet at Watergrove Reservoir carpark Wardle post code OL12 9NJ at 11am PROMPT. Follow cobbled road leading to car park.
The walk is approximately 7 miles. Walk takes in the Long causeway with lunch stop at King William pub!
March Walk 2023
11am Prompt. Walk starts from the Cross Road Inn. SE 04879 28020. Mount Tabor Road, Wainstalls, HX2 7TB
Around 7.5 miles towards Ogden, across to Cold Edge Dams and Cross Roads Inn. Not Hard.
Parking has been agreed in the pub car park
April Walk 2023
Emley Circular Trail. Approx 6 miles.
Start 11am at Emley football club (through gap in buildings opposite the post office).
Please find on road parking or in small public car park near the stone cross (not at football club).
The White Horse is very nearby for a drink afterwards, open from noon.
OS Map 288.
Postcode for the PO HD8 9RN
May Walk 2023
The May EUROVISION hike will start from the the secondary car park at the Shibden Mill Inn, Shibden Mill Fold, HX3 7UL. At 11am PROMPT!
The walk is approximately 7 miles MAX and will be led by Stacey (Eurovision FANATIC!), ably assisted by Janine Smith PD.
As it's EUROVISION day we've come up with the idea of wearing some sort of Fancy dress that represents a PARTICIPATING country.
Those that wear some type of fancy dress will be entered into the competition draw, those that don't will be fined £1 (to go towards the Christmas dinner fund).
June Walk 2023
Ladies and gentlemen, Laddies and Lasses if you prefer. Your next HH is scheduled for Saturday 10 June 2023, It's my turn to lead and officiate if Janice allows, which is doubtful. Soo can we please meet at 11.00 MYTHOLMROYD COMMUNITY CENTRE car park at 11.00 PROMPT, HX7 5AF, parking is free.
The walk takes in the woods of Red Acre, Han Royd Bank and Brearley before ascending Scout Rock and Black Scout. Refreshments afterwards can be enjoyed sat Riverside in the Shoulder of Mutton beer (and wine) garden or The Dusty Miller Mytholmroyd.
A full history talk will be provided re the Coiners and other local interests (as usual!).
Any queries or clarifications please feel free to ask xx
Jonathan and Janice + Flo
July Walk 2023
The July hike is on Sat 15 July at 11.00. We will meet at Langsett Barn Car Park on the A616, post code very approximately S36 4GY / gridref SE211004. Parking is free but can get busy; please arrive in good time. (Note: Please do not confuse with Langsett Flouch car park, which is about a mile to the north but shares the same post code).
The hike is approx. 7.5 miles and follows a disused railway path to Midhopestones, then circuits via Midhope and Langsett Reservoirs, including the intended lunch stop near Midhope Reservoir. The later part of the route includes quite a lot of hard ground, i.e. lanes and concrete / stone paths; you may wish to choose footwear accordingly.
The Wagon & Horses Inn is about 200 yards from the car park for those wishing to enjoy after-walk refreshments.
August Walk 2023
The August Hubberton Hike will start from Holmfirth. Parking up in co-op car park, crown bottom. HD9 3AS Cheapish Pay & display. 4 hrs for £2, if shop in coop can get some money back.
Parking is also available in the swimming pool car park.
After parking, please meet at 11am PROMPT in front of the Bridge Inn pub which is next door to the Picturedome.
The walk will be lead by Debbie Bailey.
September Walk 2023
The September hike will start off from St Peter's church HX6 1HA, Sowerby at 11am PROMPT. The walk will be approximately 6 miles maximum. Lunch at Crow Hill.
If anyone is interested there is an "open Church" which I am sure Lesley may like to fill us in with the details. You may like to turn up early or even call in after the hike, it isn't obligatory?
The hike will be led by Mark Siggins.
October Walk 2023
The October hike will start at 11am prompt. The hike is approx 6/7 miles easy/mod walk with a couple of steep parts.
Free roadside parking near Warley Moor Reservoir post code HX2 7TR. This is the top road above Ogden Water where the wind farm is.
The walk takes us past Warley Moor Reservoir over the moors to Shore End Top. Steep downhill to The Lowe Farm and up hill to Height Edge over Warley Moor, back to the cars.
Drinks after at nearby pub.
Julie and Michael leading
November Walk 2023
A Big THANK YOU to ANDREW for all the sandwiches, cake, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, music, raffle prizes and the visit from SANTA with his OSCAR and goodie bags.
An excellent 21st party!
Here is Johnny's Ode