5 of 5 (1 vote)

Five Lane Ends to Otley

A moderate walk (city/town) starting and finishing in Bradford, England, about 10.60km (6.59 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 3:15h. It is suitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 91m (298ft)
Loss 225m (738ft)
Max. Elevation 210m (688ft)
Elevation (total) 316m (1036ft)
Five Lane Ends, Bradford
Otley, West Yorkshire, England
Distance 10.60km
Duration ~3:15
Created by Anonymous Walker on 18 Oct 2012
Just a potter along for those days when cross-country rambles aren't possible because of weather and so on. Hollins Hill is the steepest uphill drag, and from the Chevin Inn the downhill is steep too. I suggest one-way only, returning by public transport.

Walk Functions


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Walk Map


OS Grid SE174364
Starting point. Lots of buses to here.
Thackley About 2.53 km (~1.57 miles) from
OS Grid SE171389
No more road! On foot across the railway line, canal and river.
Hollins Hill About 0.68 km (~0.42 miles) from
OS Grid SE166394
An uphill grind to Guiseley.
Menston About 3.42 km (~2.13 miles) from
OS Grid SE181425
Past the school and Ambulance Station and turn right...
Hare & Hounds About 0.92 km (~0.57 miles) from
OS Grid SE178433
...at this point. Moving on the the Chevin Inn.
Chevin Inn About 0.83 km (~0.52 miles) from
OS Grid SE184439
Keep left here and start downhill.
Otley outskirts About 1.55 km (~0.96 miles) from
OS Grid SE196449
Choice of routes here but I chose the Church route.
Otley About 0.67 km (~0.42 miles) from
OS Grid SE202453
This is the end of the mainstreet. Enjoy Otley!

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