Harlow Carr & Birk Crag, Harrogate

2019-07-18 19:30:00 2019-07-18 21:15:00 Europe/London Harlow Carr & Birk Crag, Harrogate

We will walk through the Valley Gardens and into the Pinewoods. Passing Harlow Carr Gardens we then walk part of the Harrogate Ringway route to Birk Crag, into Oakdale alongside Oak Beck and Oakdale Golf Course. We will then head back to the Valley Gardens past St Wilfred's Church and lots of big houses!

Sensible shoes/boots recommended as it is likely to be muddy in places. Expect small amount of climbing up to and around Birk Crag and from Oakdale.

Meet at 7.15pm for a prompt 7.30pm start.

Ample on street free parking nearby including Parliament Street/Montpellier Hill near Bettys or Valley Drive near the Valley Gardens. Train from Leeds/York. No 36 Bus from Leeds/Ripon.

Drinks after in the Old Bell.

53.99357,-1.54731 Sarah Bailes bailes.s.l@googlemail.com
date
Thursday 18 July, 2019
distance
4.0 miles
grade
Leisurely
starts
19:30
description

We will walk through the Valley Gardens and into the Pinewoods. Passing Harlow Carr Gardens we then walk part of the Harrogate Ringway route to Birk Crag, into Oakdale alongside Oak Beck and Oakdale Golf Course. We will then head back to the Valley Gardens past St Wilfred's Church and lots of big houses!

Sensible shoes/boots recommended as it is likely to be muddy in places. Expect small amount of climbing up to and around Birk Crag and from Oakdale.

Meet at 7.15pm for a prompt 7.30pm start.

Ample on street free parking nearby including Parliament Street/Montpellier Hill near Bettys or Valley Drive near the Valley Gardens. Train from Leeds/York. No 36 Bus from Leeds/Ripon.

Drinks after in the Old Bell.

starting point
Meet at the main entrance to Valley Gardens near Cornwall Road, opposite Pump Room.
starting grid reference
SE297553
post code
HG1 2SE

Start point

Meet at the main entrance to Valley Gardens near Cornwall Road, opposite Pump Room.

53.99357, -1.54731

contacts
name
Sarah Bailes
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