In this audio guide, hike across Rishworth Common and learn more about conservation works being undertaken here – including what’s being done, and most importantly, why!
Starting Point: Car park below The White House (OS grid ref: SD 967178)
Distance: 11km /7 miles
Allow: 3–4 hours
Map: OS Explorer 21 – South Pennines
Terrain: A mixture of tracks, rough moorland and flagged paths including ascents, descents and stiles
Nearest town: Ripponden
Turley Holes offers wonderful panoramic views, along a virtually flat and well-maintained trail. It likes to rain here, as the numerous reservoirs bear witness. Discover what the water has been used for and find out what wildlife survives here