Walking Opportunities in Otley

  • Walking Festival: A 9-day festival with over 50 walks which takes place towards the end of June each year for full details visit otleywalkingfestival.co.uk
  • Otley Walkers: An active walking group offering walks each week of between 6-20 miles. Email: owotley@gmail.com Website: Otley Walkers
  • Otley Short Walks: led by volunteers as part of the Walking the Way to Health Initiative. The group meets weekly for walks of between 50 minutes and 1.5 hours. Contact Ray Moss raymoss70@gmail.com for further details.
  • Green Gateways Trail: A 43 mile trail linking Otley with Woodhouse Moor in Leeds City Centre. The circular trail explores the green corridors of the Air Valley, passing through numerous parks and green spaces. For details see website
  • Chevin Country Park Hotel: An ‘On Foot to Otley’ leaflet is available from the hotel.
  • Tea Room Stroll: A four-mile stroll from Cock Pit Farm Tea Rooms. A route map with directions is available for £1.00 at the Tea Rooms, or telephone 01943 464689 for postal delivery.
  • Lower Wharfedale Ramblers:  organises local walks for local members. www.lowerwharfedaleramblers.co.uk
  • Walking for Health:  run by the Ramblers and Macmillan Cancer Support. www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/leeds-otley-short-walks