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Come walking within the countryside of Denby Dale district and discover the villages of;

Denby Dale


High Flatts

Clayton West


Upper and Lower Cumberworth

Upper and Lower Denby

Emley and Emley Moor



A quilt square produced by a local group for the WAW national quilt

They all have an individual charm with a rich and cultural heritage together with an excellent network of public rights of way.

The following Walks page provides details of 19 walks in and around this beautiful area of West Yorkshire. 17 of these are circular whilst 2 are linear routes between Denby Dale, Shepley and Pensitone railway stations. Each walk guide provides not only details of the walk but fascinating details of local history that has made this part of West Yorkshire unique.

We hope local residents and visitors will enjoy the walks and the amenities the whole area has to offer, these are given in the Local page to this site.

Please use public transport if at all possible. The Penistone railway line and the local bus service provide and excellent means to access the area, details given in the Transport page to this site.


Denby Dale Walkers are Welcome group is run by volunteers but is assisted and supported by Denby Dale Parish Council together with the the organisations listed below.

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