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Barnsley to Old Moor Bike Ride

10th January 2022

TPT near Barnsley
Railway triangle on the ride from Barnsley to Old Moor

This bike ride from Barnsley to RSPB Old Moor is Stage 14 of the Sustrans Slow Tour of Yorkshire.

It's on the trackbed of the old South Yorkshire Railway line from Barnsley to Mexborough, and it's pleasant if unspectacular. Old Moor is well worth a visit for the birdlife and café.

Read about Barnsley to Old Moor Bike Ride.

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