Length – 6.0 miles
This circular walk takes you from Parsonage Farm, into Townend Common, past the Wantley Dragon, into ancient woodlands and past the grave of a Saxon King, Walder’s Low. You then return across Stocksbridge golf course. Included are extensive views and a number of steep ascents and descents.
- Grade – Mostly well-defined paths, stiles and steady ascents. May be muddy in damp conditions
- Start – Common Lane car park
- Grid Reference – SK 284 972
- Public transport – 23 bus to bottom of Common Lane
- Refreshments – none on this route
- Public Toilets – none on this route
Map of the walk
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