out and about

The dramatic Pennines make a stunning backdrop for our village and a natural playground for those who love the outdoors.
Wander a short way from the village for a peaceful stroll by the serene Magdale mill pond. Head for the hills to explore Honley woods and if you’re feeling energetic, take a five-mile yomp in a south-westerly direction and you’ll stumble upon the Pennine Way.

Walk, Run, Cycle

To help you make the most of our breath-taking countryside, we’ve been out and about mapping Honley walks and cycle routes for you to enjoy.
To make sure you don’t miss anything, we’ve included viewpoints and lookouts that will captivate photographers and nature lovers alike. If you’re a self-confessed adrenaline junkie, we’ve some more challenging Honley walks and cycle routes for you to test your mettle.

sports and more

For those who enjoy the cut and thrust of competition, Honley has some famous and long-standing outdoor sports clubs.
Are you a team player? Or do you prefer to go it alone? Either way, you’ll find a friendly welcome at our Honley sports clubs and fitness centres. You don’t even have to compete. Spectators are always welcome to cheer on our Honley teams. If you can spare the time, many clubs are crying out for officials and helpers too.

Walks to Browse

Sunday strolls to
serious stomping

Sports & Activities

Try something new

Cycle Routes

Family fun or
Tour De France hills

Runs to try

Starter circuits to
fearsome fells