I do seem to become involved regularly in the planning of running routes. I find that I have the time, enjoy maps, and it is fun, for me, at least. I do not usually involve myself in social networks, but Strava does appear to work. They have now added a splendid resource, the heatmap,. And… Continue reading New Resource – Wonderful
6 Miles – mixture of hills, road, public footpaths. Much is unlit, some is really quite muddy field. From Brighouse pool, down behind the pool into Wellhome park. Bear left and across the bridge. Left again and out and to Thornhills Beck Lane Right up the hill. As Thornhills Lane merges from the right, the… Continue reading Brighouse Pool – Highmoor Lane – Hartshead – Clifton
From the Maypole Inn, Warley, Just under 5 miles – hills but nothing unnecessary – much unlit – some muddy. Route: From Maypole Inn, Warley Halifax (53.719708, -1.913917) NE Along Stock Lane as far as Newlands Road (53.723477, -1.901190) REGROUP Across the road and N up Court Lane (Now running around West End Golf Club)… Continue reading Maypole – Stock Lane – Mount Tabor – Moor Bottom – Cliff Hill Lane – 5 miles
Get warmed up first if you can – a hill awaits. Leave Avocet toward Southoram Right along Elland Road Left just after the Red Rooster up the hill.
This is a list of eminently runnable off tarmac bits of running. The idea is that these can be put together in different ways with runs between to make good runs. Foot of Clifton Common (53.702309, -1.772030 – North to Old Wyke Lane ( 53.726024, -1.773814) 1.66m as crow flies. Spout House Lane to Lower… Continue reading Paths/trails around Brighouse
Just under 6 miles. Much off road on trails. Good hills, but not over-challenging.
Hill last night was Trooper Lane. From Heath Rugby Club, Elland, along Stainland Road (N), up onto Huddersfield Road to foot of Jubilee Lane, then Up Jubilee Lane (regroup (1 mile and a bit) Bear left down (at first) Backhold Lane, and along and up Oxford Lane. Over the top and along Whitegates Road and along… Continue reading Hills – Trooper Lane, Halifax