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Welcome to dogwalksyorkshire

If you love dogs, walking and Yorkshire, then you’ve come to the right place.

Dog Walks Yorkshire is a free dog-friendly walking guide to the best of the Yorkshire countryside. All of our walks are dog-friendly and have clear, easy-to-follow, step by step directions plus maps and pictures to help you and your pooch stay on track.

 

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Latest from the blog

  • iFootpath and DogWalksYorkshire Become One
    iFootpath is pleased to announce that it is now the proud owner of another excellent walking website, DogWalksYorkshire. As current iFootpath customers know, our mission in life is to make walking accessible, fun and stress-free for seasoned walkers and newcomers alike. When we first came across the DogWalksYorkshire website we were pleased to find like-minded folk with a similar ethos, albeit specifically aimed at dog walkers in Yorkshire. When we learned that the current DogWalksYorkshire ...
  • Five family activities to enjoy with your dog
    There’s nothing quite as much fun for a family as spending time together with your family’s dog. If you’re a dog owner, you know this already – watching these friendly animals bounding around, grinning from ear to ear, enjoying being with the family, just puts a smile on your face like nothing else quite can. And with the weather cooling off soon as the autumn approaches, it’s a great time of year to get outside and enjoy some family activities with your dog. Here are five activities we think ...
  • Want a dog but work?
    Have you always wanted a dog but are worried about leaving them alone whilst you are at work? If so, we have the perfect solution for you. In Bielby, East Yorkshire you’ll find a Hearing Dogs training centre. Here our wonderful and intelligent dogs learn how to transform the lives of deaf people. We teach them how to alert to important sounds such as the doorbell and alarm clock, plus danger signals like the smoke alarm. Hearing dogs also offer emotional support to deaf people which make them ...

Latest walks

  • Barnsley walkPenistone Line: Barnsley Canal and Cloisters
    A 7.5 mile linear walk from Barnsley rail station to Wombwell rail station in South Yorkshire, discovering some of the beautiful green spaces and attractions between these two towns. Along the way you will discover a pretty section of the Barnsley Canal, the beautiful lakes and parkland of Dearne Valley Country Park, the substantial ruins of Monk Bretton Abbey, stretches of former train lines and the extensive cemetery in Wombwell. The return leg can be completed via a simple 6 minute train journey.
  • Berry Brow walkPenistone Line: Berry Brow Fort and Farms
    A 6 mile linear walk (can be shortened to a 2 mile circular walk) from Shepley rail station to Stocksmoor rail station in West Yorkshire, enjoying the beautiful rolling countryside. You will discover the textile industrial heritage of Shepley, where tailors known as Higglers once thrived. Leaving Shepley, the walk takes you through beautiful steep hillside valleys and along ancient tracks, following part of the Trans Pennine Trail to reach nearby Stocksmoor rail station. The return leg can be completed by a simple 2-minute train journey.
  • Shepley walk imagePenistone Line: Shepley Hills and Higglers
    A 6 mile linear walk (can be shortened to a 2 mile circular walk) from Shepley rail station to Stocksmoor rail station in West Yorkshire, enjoying the beautiful rolling countryside. You will discover the textile industrial heritage of Shepley, where tailors known as Higglers once thrived. Leaving Shepley, the walk takes you through beautiful steep hillside valleys and along ancient tracks, following part of the Trans Pennine Trail to reach nearby Stocksmoor rail station. The return leg can be completed by a simple 2-minute train journey.
  • Penistone siltstone imagePenistone Line: Silkstone Waggonway and Woodlands
    A 5 mile linear walk from Silkstone Common rail station to Dodworth rail station in South Yorkshire, enjoying some fascinating industrial archaeology and beautiful sections of woodland. There’s something for everyone on this route, from woodland spring flowers and pretty streams, to sculptures and old mining relics plus peaceful paths and far reaching views. The return leg can be completed by a simple 3-minute train journey.
  • Picture of weirPenistone Line: Sheffield Five Weirs
    A 5 mile linear walk from Meadowhall Interchange rail station to Sheffield rail station in South Yorkshire, following a beautiful stretch of the River Don. The river has witnessed enormous change over the last centuries, taking it from rural landscapes to the heart of the steel industry and now providing a wonderful wildlife corridor through the modern city. Along the way you will discover five weirs, plenty of industrial heritage and lots of wildlife too. The return leg can be completed by a simple 5 minute train journey.
  • Huggate and Dry ValleysHuggate and Dry Valleys
    A circular walk, of about 6 miles, from Huggate that passes through dry valleys created around 18,000 years ago at the end of the Ice Age. These valleys, known locally as dales, are one of the highlights of the Yorkshire Wolds and lie between largely arable fields. The first half of the walk follows the Yorkshire Wolds Way and passes the Huggate Poetry Bench, one of several art works created for the WANDER project.

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