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Ilkley Moor

RegionYorkshire and Humberside
Nearest townIlkley
PostcodeLS29 9TF
Carpark locationThe POC on Ilkley Moor is accessible from two points. The best and least exposed place to start is the car park at Darwin Gardens (GR 117472) at the top of Wells Road, approached from the centre of Il Unavailable

Ilkley Moor is challenging and not for beginners, although there are some easy controls near Darwin Gardens.

Beginners are best at Danefield, with Middleton Woods intermediate in difficulty.

See: Airienteers website

Other Things to do in the Area

See the Cow and Calf (and cafe).

Visit White Wells spa and cafe (generally open weekends and Bank Holidays).


Maps Available From

Airienteers website

Further Information

  • Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience
  • Green colour standard or above controls available for experienced orienteers