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Stocksbridge Circuit

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Length – 13.0 miles

Walk Description

A long walk on the high ground surrounding Stocksbridge and Deepcar. Starting in Bolsterstone the route takes in Wharncliffe Crags, part of the Trans Pennine Trail, Hunshelf Bank, Undebank Reservoir, Wind Hill and Whitwell Moor. The route follows the high ground at around 1000ft but drops down to cross rivers on three occasions.


  • Grade – A long walk. Well defined paths. Some rough ground and stiles.
  • Start – Bolsterstone Village
  • Grid Reference – SK 271967
  • Parking – Bolsterstone Village
  • Public transport – none
  • Refreshments – Castle Inn, Bolsterstone.
  • Public Toilets – In Bolsterstone

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Map of the walk

Stocksbridge circuit map

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