The Five Guide Stoops Walk, from Thurstonland

Walk Length: approximately 6km, allow around two hours. Alternatively, you may visit the stoops by road.

Grade: easy except for the optional medium walk though Clough Wood.

Start: the Rose & Crown in Thurstonland, near Huddersfield/Holmfirth

Grid Reference: SE 1650 1042, OS Explorer 288. Postcode: HD4 6XU

Public transport: bus 341 from Huddersfield or bus 911 from Honley. Roadside parking in The Village; on wide verges beyond the church in Marsh Hall Lane.


This circular trail visits five of the seven varied guide stoops in the Kirkburton Parish Council area, with some spectacular views over open countryside.


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