The Green Corridors of North Leeds

Group: Leeds

date
Saturday 16 February, 2019
distance
9.0 miles
grade
Moderate
starts
11:00
description

We will head north west out of Millenium Square and wind up through Leeds University Campus  onto Hyde Park and Woodhouse Moor before taking the Dales Way along Woodhouse Ridge up towards Meanwood Park Here we will stop for lunch and toilets  Weather and time permitting we will continue from Meanwood Park to skirt The Hollies Wilderness area before turning back down towards Far Headingley and then crossing through Leeds Beckett Campus before dropping down to Kirkstall Abbey.  After a short break amidst the ruins we will continue back to the centre of town along the Leeds – Liverpool canal occasionally skirting the River Aire. Throughout this surprisingly green walk we will pass a number of points of historical or literary interest.

starting point
Millenium Square South Side
starting grid reference
SE298339
post code
LS2 3AD

Start point

Millenium Square South Side

53.80119, -1.548148

contacts
name
Kevin Nelson
group
Leeds
telephone 1
07767 658 850
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