Woolley Edge (walking, hiking) Route Details

Route Description

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A 3 mile walk to Woolley Edge trig point (176m/577ft), the highest point in Wakefield starting at Newmiller Dam Country Park. Total distance: 6 miles.

Detailed description

An easy walk via established footpaths. Return following the route in reverse. Take a small diversion through Seckar Woods on the way back for variation.


A pleasant walk especially during spring or summer.

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