Morthen & Upper Whiston from Ulley

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Photo from the walk - Morthen & Upper Whiston from Ulley

County/Area - Rotherham

Author - Andy Chaplin

Length - 8.8 miles / 14.3 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Grade - easy/mod

An undemanding walk south of Rotherham starting from Ulley and including the villages of Morthen and Upper Whiston. The varied route includes a section of the Rotherham Round Walk, the M1-M18 junction, wind turbines, city views, farmland and Ulley Reservoir. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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