Are you looking for an easy family walk, a stroll along the Leeds & Liverpool Canal or an amble in Bingley and surroundings? Is a 1 mile walk enough for you? No more than 2 hours? You've found the right page for it!
Listing of easy and family friendly self guided walks in Bingley & surroundings
Covid-19 update: We know that many of you have taken on walking during the lockdown as a way to exercise more and we hope that this will inspire you to join us once we resume all our activities. In the meantime, if you are out and about please take a look at the Countryside Code which has been updated during this pandemic.
We want you to enjoy your walks and we have many walking routes listed below in and around Bingley. Please leave us a comment and let us know what you think. Also don't hesitate to contact us if you need to report any issues you have encountered.
We look forward to seeing you all again in the not too distant future.
|Bingley & Locks||Timing: approx. 1/2 hour||1.2 miles - Linear Walk|
|Short Family Friendly Walk in Myrtle Park||Timing: approx. 1/2 hour||1.2 miles - Circular Walk|
|Beckfoot and back along the River Aire in Bingley||Timing: approx. 1 hour||1.5 miles - Circular Walk|
|Bingley Myrtle Park & Woods Adventure Walk||Timing: approx. 1 hour||1.9 miles - Circular Walk|
|The Bingley Five Rise Locks Family Walk||Timing: 1 hour||2.1 miles - Circular Walk|
|Goitstock Woods & Harden Beck||Timing: approx. 1 hour and 30 mins||2.25 miles - Circular Walk|
|A Walk from the Towpath - Saltaire||Timing: approx. 1 hour and 30 mins||2.25 miles - Circular Walk|
|Escaping the city in Saltaire||Timing: approx. 1 hour and 30 mins||2.5 miles - Circular Walk|
|East Riddlesden Hall to Bingley||Timing: approx. 1 hour and 30 mins||2.8 miles - Linear Walk|
|Crossflatts - A Sir Fred Hoyle Walk||Timing: approx. 1 hour and 30 mins||2.9 miles - Circular Walk|
|Bradford Fairtrade Way - Shipley to Bingley||Timing: approx. 1 hour and 30 mins||3 miles - Linear Walk|
|Micklethwaite and the Three and Five Rise Locks||Timing: approx. 2 hours||3.5 miles - Circular Walk|
|Fields & Farms North of Eldwick||Timing: approx. 2 hours||3.5 miles - Circular Walk|
|Moss Carr Road to St Ives Park||Timing: approx. 2 hours||3.5 miles - Linear Walk|
|Discovering Bingley - A walk around the town||Timing: 1 hour 30 minutes||3.6 miles - Circular Walk|
|Wildlife Walk||Timing: 1 hour 30 minutes||3.9 miles - Circular Walk|
|Between Two Waters and the Seven Arches Aqueduct||Timing: 1 hour 30 minutes||4.2 miles - Circular Walk|
Sources of easy and family friendly self-guided walks
Bingley Walkers are Welcome Walks
We have a selection of easy self-guided walks in Bingley for you. We aim to add even more in the forthcoming future.
Visit Bradford Tourist Office Walks
The local tourist office has put together a series of circular and linear self-guided walks for visitors and residents alike.
Bradford Fairtrade Way
This scenic circular walk plans to link the 9 Fairtrade villages and towns in the Bradford district
Circular Walk – 1.2 Miles – 1/2 hour
Myrtle Park is a real gem in the middle of Bingley and this walk will show you all the beautiful aspects of it. From band stand to river bank, there is something for everyone in this family and pram friendly walk!
Circular Walk – 2.5 miles – 1 hour and 30 mins
Saltaire is a World Heritage site but away from the historical village, the outskirt is definitely a worthwhile trip. Along the river and the canal you will find a beautiful and quiet walk to do. Look out for the wildlife and the fish!