Starting at 8am, Wakefield itself has plenty to admire including the cathedral, Wakefield Bridge and Chantry Chapel. There is also The Hepworth, Wakefield, a notable art gallery that includes works by Wakefield’s own Barabara Hepworth, LS Lowry and nearby Castleford’s Henry Moore.
The route then continues through/around Newmillerdam Country Park before finishing at Barnsley.
A drive to the Peak District for a sundown walk at Edale Rocks
The Hepworth, Wakefield
Newmillerdam Country Park
Fuel: Pontefract Cakes, Barnsley Chop. Let’s find out about liquorice growing in Pontefract!
Overnight – Camponile Wakefield