May 252012

A short ride from near the base of Stoodley Pike.

Distance: 10.6 km (approx 6 miles)
Time: approx 1 hrs
Height gained: 281 m
Map: Outdoor Leisure 21 – South Pennines
Parking: Along Lee Bottom Road (SD 941260)
Refreshments: None on route

View the route in OS Openspace: Stoodley short loop

Note: Our route starts from Higher Stoodley Farm, the cottage we had rented for the weekend. The first ride of our four days in the Calderdale area of West Yorkshire.

Route: Higher Stoodley Farm – Broad Carr – Pennine Bridleway – Kershaw Farm – Erringder Grange – Horsehold – Callis Wood – Eastwood – Holmcoat Bridge – Middle Stoodley – Higher Stoodley Farm