Slow Way Route To do
Castleford—Pontefract
Caspon one Review me Distance 6km/4mi Ascent 88m Descent 49m
Featherstone (Wakefield)—Pontefract
Feapon one Pioneer me Distance 5km/3mi Ascent 50m Descent 33m
Pontefract—Darrington
Pondar one Pioneer me Distance 4km/2mi Ascent 29m Descent 45m
Pontefract—Knottingley
Ponkno one Pioneer me Distance 4km/3mi Ascent 37m Descent 68m
Pontefract—South Elmsall
Ponsou one Verify me Distance 13km/8mi Ascent 134m Descent 165m
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Pontefract, Mon 28 November

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Pontefract’s Slow Ways starting point

Grid ref

SE4574722036

Lat / Lon

53.69279° / -1.30869°

Easting / Northing

445,747E / 422,036N

Facilities

Users have reported that the following facilities can be found within 1km of Pontefract's meeting point

Public toilet

Wheelchair accessible toilet

Supermarket

Restaurant

Accommodation

Accommodation < £50

Campsite

Bothy

Free wifi

Mobility scooter hire

Off-road wheelchair hire

Disabled Parking

Train station

Bus stop

Ferry

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This route goes from Pontefract to South Elmsall using footpaths and bridleways to keep off road as much as possible....

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Pontefract

danravenellison surveyed Pontefract

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danravenellison surveyed Pontefract

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Good, mostly tarmac route through Pontefract Park. The roads at Glasshoughton can be busy but there are crossings. No real alternative to Glasshoughton....

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Castleford—Pontefract

Slow Ways added Caspon one, a new walk from Castleford to Pontefract

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Featherstone (Wakefield)—Pontefract

Slow Ways added Feapon one, a new walk from Featherstone (Wakefield) to Pontefract

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Pontefract—Darrington

Slow Ways added Pondar one, a new walk from Pontefract to Darrington

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Pontefract—Knottingley

Slow Ways added Ponkno one, a new walk from Pontefract to Knottingley

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Pontefract—South Elmsall

Slow Ways added Ponsou one, a new walk from Pontefract to South Elmsall

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