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An honour to live so close

The TPT is an amazing free resource. I feel so lucky to have the trail pass my house meaning wonderful walking and cycling. in South Yorkshire it criss crosses with the many cycle... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Newt0n7
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The TPT is an amazing free resource. I feel so lucky to have the trail pass my house meaning wonderful walking and cycling. in South Yorkshire it criss crosses with the many cycle paths. I have cycled Wortley to Dunford Bridge and back several times and always happy I do it that way the downhill back is a definite advantage!... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Visited the website and found out a free car park and managed a spot although it is so tiny!! The trail is a good walk, it was a warm day so very busy with cyclists and dog walkers like ourselves. Could do with cyclists sticking to one side or path really as it got a bit annoying them coming up... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The Trans Pennine Trail runs right by where we live so, as I have been walking a lot lately I have used it a lot. Both local trips and some longer ones (across the Pennines from Penistone to Stockport and from Leeds to Barnsley). It is pretty well signposted and well maintained. If I had some criticisms they would be... More 

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Thank KeithJenner
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

I love this walk because it's good signposted and very good accessible. It's also easy and good for any age and experience,

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Thank sawiet
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

Trans Pennine Trail is connecting West and East shores of England. The central part of it is running through Sheffield, part of it just on the back of my house. I walked some part of it and can say this is great attractions for walkers and bikers. Some parts are suitable for horse riding as well.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

This is the best way to cycle this route, as others have said it is slightly uphill this way but makes it much easier on the way back. Have cycled this route many times and never tire of the route.Once past Penistone the route becomes more woodland trail and less built up.This route is a real stress buster as you... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

Have cycled and walked this many times, a few with my son - thoroughly enjoyable and scenic..nice picnic spots along the route.

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Thank Donna B
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

By cycle starting from the car park at Dunford Bridge the trail is slightly down hill for 10 miles until you reach Wortley. Beware, if you then turn round and do the reverse trip the trip feels much steeper. None of the mud from previous years ( not sure that's a good thing ) but plenty to see and interesting... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

The Trans Pennine Trail can be done from north to south via York or Leeds down to chesterfield or east cost to west cost from Southport and Hornsea. You can walk cycle or even ride your horse if you so wish but always remember the trail moto SHARE WITH CARE

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

The Trans Pennine Trail is a mess. It is not one trail but many, interlinked and overlapping. There is a "cycle path" which runs from West to East (or vice versa) from Southport (north of Liverpool) to Hornsea (north of Hull). Taking this route it is possible to conduct a coast to coast cycle ride of around 215 miles. But... More 

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