Free Guided Walk, Widdop Reservoir and Dove Stones

A rewarding route linking Widdop Reservoir in striking gritstone scenery, to the rocky  outcrops of Dove Stones, The Scout, and Raven Stones. Excellent views from the edges (rough terrain). Run by Groundwork Pennine Lancashire.

Meet guide Paul Read at Widdop Reservoir (120m East of dam) on Colne – Hebden Bridge minor road Grid ref 937 327.

Walk starts at 12.30pm, length is 6-7 miles

Please note:

  • A responsible adult must accompany children and vulnerable adults at all times.
  • On your first walk you will be asked to provide an emergency contact number and inform the walk leader of any medical condition that may have a bearing on your ability to complete the walk (please turn up 15 minutes early if this is your first walk).
  • The guides reserve the right to refuse to take people who, in their opinion, have unsuitable footwear or clothing, or who would not be able to keep up with the pace or length of the walk. This is for safety of the person concerned and the safety of the group.
  • Whilst every effort will be made by the organisers to ensure the safety of participants and their property, please remember that everyone taking part does so at their own risk.
  • We regret that dogs are NOT permitted on any of the walks, with the exception of guide and hearing dogs.

For more information, please contact Arthur Baldwin on 01254 669060 or email

Click here for Guided Walks Programme 2013.