Birley Edge & Wharncliffe Wood from Greno Wood

Introduction to Walk 1935

Photo from the walk - Birley Edge & Wharncliffe Wood from Greno Wood

County/Area - Sheffield & Barnsley

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 9.4 miles / 15.3 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk, northwest of Sheffield, explores Greno and Wharncliffe Woods and part of the Sheffield Country Walk. In addition there are sections of the route along ridges and by The River Don.

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Walk Description

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Accommodation Nearby

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11.0 miles / 17.7 km away
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11.7 miles / 18.8 km away
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Spring House Farm
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12.8 miles / 20.5 km away
Swiss House
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13.1 miles / 20.9 km away
Ollerbrook Cottages
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13.5 miles / 21.6 km away
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Peak district holiday barn
Wardlow Mires
15.1 miles / 24.2 km away
3, New Houses
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16.6 miles / 26.6 km away
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