From Harwood Primitive Methodist

Link 33: From Harwood 1.2 miles 2 km

Starting point; Primitive Methodist Chapel,Tottington Rd

Key: L= left R= right FP=footpath WPW= West Pennine Way


  • Walk up the road
  • Turn L down Riding Gate
  • Continue to FP sign on L
  • Follow this FP then take R fork
  • Turn L on FP opposite Brookbottom Farm House
  • Follow stream to housing estate
  • Turn L to start of Birchfield
  • Turn R and follow pavement to No. 36
  • Here turn R on FP
  • Follow FP L round railings on your R up to track
  • Turn L on track and follow it to main road A676
  • Cross road turn R to sign on L for Bradshaw Fisheries
  • Turn L on WPW going towards Fisheries then Jumbles.


  • Next West Pennine Way basic instruction is ‘take track leading to Fisheries and Jumbles. At corner turn off fishery road to take footpath right through gap next to gate …’