If you’ve been asking yourself ‘is there any guided walks near me?’, you’ve come to the right place! There are many local walking groups and organisations which regularly organise guided walks like the Bradford Council walks by the Countryside and Rights of Way Service, the local Ramblers group in Bradford, the Bradford CHA group, the Friends of St Ives or the Bingley & District History Society. Below is a list of guided walks starting or going through the town of Bingley or surrounding villages. We hope you will find this information helpful.

Table of Content - Guided Walks in Bingley

Walkers in Bingley St Ives meadows

A group of walkers crossing the meadows in St Ives estate

Self-Guided Walks in Bingley and Aire Valley

If you would prefer a 'diy walk', we currently have a great selection of walks in Bingley and surroundings. From a pram friendly walk to a hardcore ramble, there is something for everyone!

Bingley WaW Monthly Sunday Walks

Why not join us on one of our monthly guided walks every 2nd Sunday of the month? They are about 5 miles long (2 hours) and will give you the opportunity to discover the area in and around Bingley.

Full Listing of Guided Walks in Bingley and Surroundings

To help you find the best suited walk, we’re constantly updating the calendar of walks and listing below. We also invite you to use public transports as much as possible to come along to these walks. We have a dedicating “travelling to Bingley" page detailing all the public transport options available to help you with this.

If you organise a public walk in the area and what it to be added in the listing, please contact us!

Calendar of Walks in Bingley and Surroundings
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05/12/2018

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - Aire Sculpture Trail and Beyond
Meet 10:30am at Hirst Wood Car Park, at the bottom of Hirst Lane off the Saltaire to Bingley road, BD18 4DD
Grid Reference: SE 131 382
7 miles (11.2km) circular walk - Bring your packed lunch.
Leader(s): Paul Mawson
06/12/2018

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Bradford Ramblers - The Right Way Round
Meet 19:00pm on Gilstead Lane by the Recreation Ground, opposite Gilstead Post Office, Gilstead, BD16 3NW
Grid Reference: SE 120 390
Leader(s): Les & Brenda
Tel: 07928 377 810
09/12/2018

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Bingley WaW Sunday Walk - Special Christmas
Meet 10:00am Outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main St, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
For our "Christmas Themed Walk – Paint the Town Red", we encourage you to wear your Sunday best Santa hat, tie, scarf, socks and even earrings! At the end of the walk seasonal refreshments will be on hand to warm you up.
Grid Reference: SE 106 390
Leader(s): Cedric Farineau and Christine Smith
26/12/2018

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Friends of Bracken Hall - Up and down Shipley Glen
Meet 11:00am opposite Bracken Hall on the Glen, Glen Road, Baildon, BD17 5EA.
Grid Reference: SE 131 389
Leader(s): John Dallas
A circular Boxing Day walk of 3 miles / 4.8 km
29/12/2018

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Bradford CHA - Lady and the Pond - Keighley to Bingley (Linear walk)
Note: This walk finish in Bingley and start at Keighley! You need to board bus No 662 Bradford-Keighley - See schedule here. Most people are boarding the bus from Bradford Interchange at 09.52am to go to Keighley.
Board bus at 10:19am at Midland Hotel Bus stop B, Main Street, Bingley, BD16 2HR
Grid Reference: SE106392
Leader(s): Rita Schofield and Frank Starr

01/01/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - Funny Hat and Wig Walk
Meet 12:30pm Outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main St, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Grid Reference: SE 106 390
4.5 miles (7.2km) - Circular - Bring your packed lunch. Start 2019 off in style! A family walk with a viaduct, aqueduct, river, canal and the famous Five Rise Locks.
Leader(s): Barbara Walker and Gillian Dale
09/01/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - Tour de Cullingworth
Meet 10:30am at War Memorial, Bingley Road (B6429), Cullingworth, BD13 5HD
Grid Reference: SE 068 367
6 miles (9.7km) Circular - Bring your packed lunch.
Leader(s): Barbara Walker
12/01/2018

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Baildon Walkers are Welcome - January Jaunt to Bingley
Meet 10:30am at Baildon Potted Meat Stick, Ian Clough Hall car park, BD17 6LX
Grid Reference: SE154396
A 2.5 hours / 5 miles linear walk following the Bank Path out of Baildon, heading down to the Glen and then link up with Millennium Way, following the River Aire along to Myrtle Park. Opportunities for lunch in Bingley and buses back to Baildon
Leader(s): Bob Davidson
13/01/2019

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Bingley WaW Sunday Walk
Meet 10:00am Outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main St, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Grid Reference: SE 106 390
Leader(s): TBC
17/01/2019

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Bradford Ramblers - St Ives
Meet 19:00pm at St ives Estate bottom car park, Harden, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 1BD
Grid Reference: SE100390
Leader(s): Glynis
Tel: 07975 609 147
18/01/2019

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Friends of Bracken Hall - Brackenhall to Prince of Wales Park
Meet 2:30pm opposite Bracken Hall on the Glen, Glen Road, Baildon, BD17 5EA.
Grid Reference: SE 131 389
Leader(s): John Dallas
A circular walk of 4.5 miles - Bring refreshments
23/01/2019

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Bradford Ramblers - Bingley by Night
Meet 19:00 pm in the Chapel Lane Car Park behind Bingley Co op. Off Ferncliffe Rd, off Main St (A650), Bingley, BD16 2TA
Grid Reference SE 109 390
Leader(s): John
Tel: 01274 563 928
31/01/2019

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Bradford Ramblers - Cullingworth Capers
Meet 19:00 pm at the War Memorial, Bingley Rd (B6429), Cullingworth, BD13 5HD
Grid Reference: SE 068 367
Leader(s): Muriel
Tel: 07981 106 470
05/02/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - The Waterfalls of Cullingworth
Meet 10:30am at St ives Estate bottom car park, Harden, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 1BD
Grid Reference: SE 100 389
8.5 miles (13.6km) - Circular - Bring your packed lunch.
Leader(s): Paul Mawson
10/02/2019

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Bingley WaW Sunday Walk
Meet 10:00am Outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main St, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Grid Reference: SE 106 390
Leader(s): TBC
10/02/2019

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Leeds Ramblers - Bingley, GilsteadCircular
Meet 10:30am outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main St, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Grid Reference: SE 106 390
Leader(s): George and Margaret
5.5mile / 8.8km (Circular)
Tel: 07973 339008
27/02/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - Over Baildon Hill
Meet 10:30am opposite Bracken Hall on the Glen, Glen Road, Baildon, BD17 5EA.
Grid Reference: SE 131 389
7 miles (11.2km) Circular - Bring your packed lunch.
Leader(s): Eddie Nash
03/03/2019

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Leeds Ramblers - Baildon Circular
Meet 10:30am at Ian Clough Car Park, Baildon Village, Hall Cliffe, Shipley BD17 6ND
Grid Reference: SE 156 396
Leader(s): John
9.5mile / 15.3km (Circular)
Tel: 01274591373
06/03/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - Splitting the Aire
Meet 10:30am outside Bingley Railway Station, Wellington Street, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2NA
Grid Reference: SE 108 391
6.5 miles (10.4km) Linear - Bring your packed lunch. Walk ending at Saltaire and return by rail or bus. (Pay your own fare).
Leader(s): David Anderson
10/03/2019

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RSPB Airedale & Bradford Local Group - Walk at Dowley Gap
Meet 7:00am at The Fishermans Inn Dowley Gap Lane / Wagon Lane, Bingley, BD16 1TS
Grid Reference: SE 118 383
Leader: Mark Doveston
Tel: 01274 582078

A FREE guided walk in Bingley St Ives estate, listening to the birdsong. Open to everyone - members and non-members. There are regular bird walks organised at Bingley St Ives.
10/03/2019

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Bingley WaW Sunday Walk
Meet 10:00am Outside Bingley Arts Centre, Main St, Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16 2LZ
Grid Reference: SE 106 390
Leader(s): TBC
13/03/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - Shipley Glen
Meet 10:30am opposite Bracken Hall on the Glen, Glen Road, Baildon, BD17 5EA.
Grid Reference: SE 131 389
4 miles (6.4km) Circular walk - Bring your packed lunch.
Leader(s): Gillian Dale
20/03/2019

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Bradford Ramblers - The Round's on me
Meet 19:00 pm at The Fishermans Inn Dowley Gap Lane / Wagon Lane, Bingley, BD16 1TS
Grid Reference: SE 118 383
Leader(s): Stephen & Beverley
Tel: 07875 574 525
24/03/2019

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Bradford Countryside & Rights of Ways Service - All Around Baildon Moor
Meet 11:00am at Saltaire Railway Station, Victoria Road, Victoria Rd, Shipley BD18 3LF
Grid Reference: SE 139380
7 miles (11.2km) Circular - Bring your packed lunch.
Leader(s): Ken J Allen

Guided Health Walks in Bingley

Easy Health Walks in Bingley

If you feel it might be a bit too much for you, why not join one of the three weekly health walks available in the town? They are organised by Champions Show the Way part of the NHS Bradford District Care Trust.
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Archived listing of guided walks

We've been recording guided walks in Bingley and surroundings since July 2015! So if you are looking for an old walk and any of the information associated to it, check our archived listing.