A slightly longer ride from near the base of Stoodley Pike; taking in a teashop in Hebden Bridge.
|Distance:||13.3 km (approx 8.25 miles)|
|Time:||approx 1.5 hrs|
|Height gained:||318 m|
|Map:||Outdoor Leisure 21 – South Pennines|
|Parking:||Along Lee Bottom Road (SD 941260)|
|Refreshments:||Pubs and cafes in Hebden Bridge (SD 991272)|
View the route in OS Openspace: Stoodley long loop (via Hebden Bridge)
Note: Our route starts from Higher Stoodley Farm, the cottage we had rented for the weekend. Our Sunday ride – deliberately short so that we could get back for the Monaco Grand Prix.
Route: (anticlockwise) Higher Stoodley Farm – Broad Carr – Pennine Bridleway – Kershaw Farm – Erringder Grange – Old Chamber – Wood Top – Hebden Bridge – Rochdale canal – Eastwood – Holmcoat Bridge – Middle Stoodley – Higher Stoodley Farm