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Length – 4.3 miles


Starting in Oxspring, this short walk takes you on the TPT, through woods, close to the River Don and over the Rumtickle Viaduct.

The Trans Pennine Trail (TPT), is a route for walkers, cyclists and horse riders linking the North and Irish seas, which passes through the Pennines, alongside rivers and canals and through historic towns and cities in the North of England.


  • Grade – Country lanes, woods and fields with well-marked paths. Includes a mix of both gentle and steep climbs. Can be very muddy in parts
  • Start – Car park at Sports Ground, Sheffield Road, Oxspring S36 8YQ
  • Grid Reference – SE 271 019
  • Public transport – 21 and 21a bus routes (Barnsley/Penistone) pass through Oxspring
  • Refreshments – Wagon and Horses (Oxspring)
  • Public Toilets – none on this route

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Map of the walk

Oxspring map

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