Making Hebden Bridge
Walker Friendly



Self Guided Walks

There are loads of leaflets and books to help you find walks in the South Pennines. The local Tourist Information Centres have a good selection to choose from. Here are some suggestions:

Walks from the 901 and 906 bus

Twelve walks from each bus, details on our website.

HBWA 3 waymarked walks

The popular 3 walks leaflet has been reissued in July 2013 and is available from Calderdale visitor centres and walking shops in Hebden Bridge. The three walks are: 


Mytholmroyd Walkers' Action has several waymarked trails

Pennine Horizons E-trails provide you with a route guide and easy access to an audio commentary with information which will help you to uncover the landscape and history on the route. There are four available at present with a dozen more planned.

Ripponden Parish walks

A free leaflet with walks around Ripponden, Barkisland and Stainland. 

Ripponden walks

Walks from the Villages

A series of leaflets with short walks around most of the villages around Calderdale. Published by Friends of Calderdale Countryside, price 75p each

walks around the villages

Pennine Prospects provide details of several routes selected by local people. They also organise a fabulous walking festival each Autumn.