Here you can find a variety of walks through Bradford District Parks and greenspaces. Whether a short stroll, a long hike, or a leisurely nature trail, you’ll find something suitable for your needs. Explore the outdoors in a whole new way and take in the beauty of nature without having to travel too far.

Cliffe Castle

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Cliffe-Castle-Wellness-Walk (PDF) (Source: Bradford Council & Friends of St Ives)

Listen and be lead around the walk, explaining the activities and what to look out for:

Urdu version with Eyarun:

Bengali version with Eyarun:


St Ives Country Park

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Three walks in St Ives Estate (PDF) (Source: Bradford Council & Friends of St Ives)

Harold Park

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Harold Park walk (PDF) (Source: Bradford Council & Friends of Harold Park)

Lister Park

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Other useful resources

Bradford District walks – West Yorkshire Combined Authority

The West Yorkshire Combined Authority’s CityConnect programme, part of its Community Grants scheme funded project that involved leading guided walks across Bradford District with five groups of people. A booklet was then created, Muppett’s with descriptions of 14 of the 20 walks.

Find out more and download the walks booklet here: https://cnet.org.uk/WYCACityConnect  


Find local physical activity opportunities


Please always follow the Countryside Code. In particular, keep to paths, leave gates as found, take litter home and keep dogs under control. Find out more at www.countrysideaccess.gov.uk

If you are new to exercise or have any existing medical condition or concerns, check with your GP before undertaking physical activity. Check that the route suits your fitness level and that you have adequate resources for your planned activity. Wear clothing and footwear appropriate to the conditions and time of year.