Bradfield village’s excellent location on the northwest fringes of the Peak District, with close proximity to long-distance trails and a superb variety of shorter walks around local villages, and spectacular reservoirs means that it has something special to offer walkers, whether visitors or local residents. As a member of the Walkers are Welcome network, Bradfield is aiming to attract visitors to the area to find out for themselves the huge variety of scenery and local amenities on offer.
COVID 19 – please check on the News section for information on path closures.
- Yorkshire Water closures
- Guided walks programme suspended
- Mountain Rescue England and Wales COVID-19
Walkers are welcome
Planning a walking trip? Come and discover the Walkers are Welcome towns and villages across Britain. All have joined this innovative new community-led scheme, to demonstrate their commitment to making your visit an enjoyable one.
Bradfield Walkers are Welcome have added another six walks to the site. The new walks range from 4 miles around Holdsworth or Worrall to 11 mles on the Ughill loop. Details of the walks can be found on the walks around Bradfield page
As part of Bradfield Parish Council’s Walks and Trails project a number of interpretation panels have been set up around the area giving information about landmarks and local history. To view the interpretation panels click on the links below to open a pdf document.
Wheely Easy Walks
Bradfield Walkers are Welcome group were awarded a grant in August 2011 from the Sheffield City Council 50+ Small Sparks for Older People fund to investigate routes in the Bradfield area suitable for mobility-impaired walkers, especially users of wheelchairs and mobility scooters.
As a result of feedback from users and visits to the area to assess routes, a leaflet has been produced to allow those wishing to enjoy Bradfield’s countryside to judge the suitability of routes for themselves taking into account their particular circumstances and local conditions. We would appreciate any comments from users about other accessible routes or problems encountered.
Trans Pennine Trail
The Trans Pennine Trail is a 370 mile network of accessible multi-user paths across the North of England. The paths are maintained by the 27 local authorities it passes through but they need tending to and improving.
Why not become a Friend of the Trans Pennine Trail?
Langsett and Midhope at War
An historical archive of the Langsett area and its people in World War 2.
We would like to receive your views on which walks in Bradfield area ( not necessarily just those on this web site) are suitable for wheelchair and mobility scooter users. Please let us know which walks you find suitable and where there are any problems? Contact Us
The Countryside Code
The Countryside Code applies to all parts of the countryside. Most of it is just good commonsense, as it is designed to help us all to respect, protect and enjoy our countryside.
Bradfield is served by the 61 and 62 bus services from Hillsborough Interchange.