Wessenden Valley

Walk: Wessenden and West Nab

This circular walk over superb moorland starts up high from a parking area on Wessenden Head Road. The route drops gently across moorland with stunning views all the way to Deer Hill reservoir on the outskirts of Meltham. From here, a bridleway leads uphill to Wessenden Head Road, the first real climb on the walk. … Continue reading Walk: Wessenden and West Nab

HVMBC

Challenging mountain biking in Last of the Summer Wine country

On Sunday 13 September 2015, around 270 mountain bikers set off from the small village of Hade Edge to tackle the Holme Valley Mountain Bike Challenge. Now in it's 23rd year, the Challenge raises money in aid of the 1st Holme Valley Scouts and offers 3 different lengths of route: short (17.94 miles), medium (22.6 … Continue reading Challenging mountain biking in Last of the Summer Wine country