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Marsden to Brockholes

Public Transport based walk with Phil Walters.

11.0 mi


The group leader will meet at the walk start at Marsden Station.

A linear walk over the moors pass 5 reservoirs to the village of Brockholes (just north of the town of Holmfirth). We will take the train back to Huddersfield (which will cost £1.75). There will then be the opportunity to have a few beers in some of the real ale pubs around the centre of Huddersfield before catching the train back to Manchester.

Meet & Travel arrangements - Public Transport

We’ll use public transport from Manchester to travel to and return from the walk start/end.
Itinerary is below - click station links for map and further information.

10:10: Meet at Manchester Victoria for the train at 10:27. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.

Suggested ticket:

A return ticket to Huddersfield on Northern Rail is £11.60. You will also need to buy a ticket from Brockholes to  Huddersfield for £1.75 on the train.

Trains back from Huddersfield:  .16 .26 .30 46 .59 minutes pass the hour

10:27: Train departs for the walk start at Marsden Station.

11:00: Walk starts at Marsden Station.

Return from Brockholes Station. 16.36, 17.38, 18.38

Waypoints: Marsden Station, Butterley Reservoir, Blakeley Reservoir,Wessenden Reservoir, Wessenden Head Reservoir, Digley Reservoir, Carr Green, Upperthong, Netherthong, Brockholes

30-6-2012 10:10 30-6-2012 20:00:00 Europe/London Marsden to Brockholes Marsden Station MAD Walkers
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