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Shepley and Shelley Walk

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This route as a stand-alone walk is a wonderful way of exploring local Yorkshire countryside. This area is known for its rich pastureland and deeply rolling countryside. The route uses a mixture of footpaths, bridleways and minor roads, thereby keeping traffic to a minimum. Part of the route uses the Shelley-Welley walk, as well as the Kirklees Way, the latter being a particularly nice stretch of ancient green lane. The hedgerows abound with wildflowers and slower walkers may well spot birds typical of farmland and hedgerows.

As a stand-alone walk, this route is excellent for those using public transport. as it starts and ends at Shepley Station, which is served by the West Yorkshire Metro train service. Details of timetables can be found at www.wymetro.com, the station being on the Huddersfield to Denby Dale (Sheffield and Barnsley) line.

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