Duke of York Community Initiative

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A circular walk from Penistone to Millhouse Green walk image

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Length 6.3 miles


Description - This varied circular walk starts in the market town of Penistone, takes you across fields and then the River Don west of Penistone via the Trans Pennine Trail (TPT) returning via Thurlstone.

  • Grade - Mostly well-defined paths, bridleway and roads. There are stiles at field boundaries. Some sections can be muddy
  • Start - The TPT car park in Penistone (behind Tesco)
  • Grid Reference – SE 244 034
  • Parking - in the small free car park behind a row of houses, adjacent to the park.
  • Public transport –Penistone Station is 400 m along the TPT in the opposite direction to the start. A number of bus services visit Penistone. Destinations include: Barnsley, Chapletown, Holmfirth and Sheffield
  • Refreshments - there are a number of cafes and pubs in Millhouse Green, Penistone and Thurlstone
  • Public Toilets – none on this route
  • Map OL1 Dark Peak OS Explorer 278 / 288
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Mobile Phone Coverage - Mobile phone signal coverage is mostly good in this area. Intermittent signals can be received on higher ground.

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