Come and have a go @ fell running routes

Happy faces on the fells

Below are the proposed routes for the “Have a go at fell running”. They’ve been designed to steadily build up your fitness with the final week being a local race in Hebden bridge. You’ll be well looked after by a friendly, encouraging group and you will just love the local footpaths in the valley. You probably never even knew they existed. 

25 April – Get a feeling about what this fell running thing is all about. Lovely running on the moors.  
Route 1: along river > Bell House > Broad Head > Daisy Bank (easiest route this week)

2 May – Going up to the Trig where the photo was taken and you’ll all be this happy too. 
Route 2:
Redacre Woods > Sheepstones Edge > back to Crow Hill > Down Wicken Hill

9 May – Ah up to one of the iconic monuments in the area. You’ll have a feeling of a great achievement when you get there. 
Route 3: Bell House > Stoodley Pike > Erringden

16 May – Steady away start to get the legs going and then onto the lovely moors. Nice flat finish after all the hard work. 
Route 4: Midgley Road > Crow Hill > Calderdale Way> Brearley> Cycle path

23 May – Please note meeting at Hebden Bridge Train Station @ 6.45pm (recce of Hebden Bridge Race this week so legs have time to recover)
Race Map

30 May – Similar to route 2 but longer now you are getting the hang of it and loving it. 
Route 5:
 Redacre Woods > Sheepstones Edge >Shaft > Ferney Lee >  Crow Hill > Calderdale Way > down Wicken Hill

Thurs 1 June – Culminating in all your hard work over the past 5 weeks in a great little local race. Hebden Bridge Fell Race race route map