Longer Walk: Mossley Cross & Hartshead Pike

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Price: £12.50

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Jane Lees

Walk Description:

A longer walk up to Mossley Cross and Hartshead Pike, then back round Knott Hill reservoir and Luzley

Before booking onto this walk, please ensure you agree with the new walk guidelines

Setting off from Top Mossley we'll climb uphill to Mossley Cross, before going over fields to Hartshead Pike. From here we descend to Knott Hill reservoir before climbing again to Luzley the dropping down to the Huddersfield canal and back to Bottom Mossley. It's then a short climb up past the old Town Hall and through Mossley Park to reach the start again 


Important Information

Distance: approx 7 miles

Terrain: fields, uneven paths, hills, quiet lanes, some muddy sections

Stiles: yes

Toilets: none

Car parking: free. Behind George Lawton Hall

Food: Depending on numbers we'll either go to Sweet Vintage or The Hartshead Inn, so let us know as soon as possible so we can book tables!


If you need to borrow poles, please let Jane know when booking. All poles will be cleaned before & after use, and straps will be washed after every use

Please dress appropriately for the weather, and don’t forget water, waterproofs (if necessary), suncream & bugspray! 

We will set off promptly. Please try to arrive 10mins early so you are ready to go.  

Please do not be offended if we do not wait whilst you get yourself sorted. We do a warm up close by so please do catch up.

Contact Jane directly if you are running late/need to cancel (07847 786 939). Similarly, if you book onto the walk less than 12hrs before the start, please text so we know to wait for you.  


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations more than 24hrs before a walk can be made on the Exercise Anywhere booking system. Cancellations made less than 24hrs before a walk will not be refunded and cannot be made on the system - please contact Jane either by phone or text on 07847 786 939 to cancel.