Top Withens

Top Withens

Overview

Walk from the parsonage, past Bronte Falls and continue to the now ruined Top Withens - inspiration for Wuthering Heights.

 

 

 

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What makes it special

  • The heart of Bronte country

Hostels nearby

YHA Haworth

YHA Haworth

Free wi-fi
Parking
En suite rooms available

Top Withens

Hebden Bridge , North Yorkshire, HX7 8RP

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SD 99045 32922

Lat/Lng: 53.814991, -2.030052

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

1940s weekend

Haworth 40s Weekend

A lovely fair selling all kinds of 1940s collectables, uniforms, clothing and reproduction fashions, Haworth 40s Weekend takes place in May.

steam train

Bancroft Mill Engine

This magnificent engine in a working cotton mill, steams on most Sundays during the summer.

Tying a lace on a trainer

Walking & rambling in Malham

A walkers’ paradise. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned walker, you will find the Malhamdale scenery truly stunning.

mountain biking

Mountain Biking in Malham

The Yorkshire Dales Cycle Way passes through Malham, and offers a classic 3 or 4 day cycle ride. Get out on your bike and enjoy the stunning landscape.

cycling

Cycling in Malham

The Yorkshire Dales Cycle Way passes through Malham, and offers a classic 3 or 4 day cycle ride. Get out on your bike and enjoy the stunning landscape.

climbing

Climbing in Malham

Malham Cove, as seen in one of the Harry Potter films, was used for training by the successful 1953 Everest Expedition, and has some of the toughest Limestone routes in the world.

Museum

Cliffe Castle Museum

The former home of a textile magnate, some rooms furnished in Victorian splendour, with displays of birds, animals and fossils.

walking

Walking & Rambling in Mankinholes

There's a range of walks for all ages and abilities. From a gentle walk along the canal to Hebden Bridge or a serious hike along the Pennine Way.

School group kayaking

Watersports in Mankinholes

A range of water sports and activities are available at the Hollingworth Lake Water Activity Centre, including sailing, windsurfing, kayaking and canoeing, all with tuition and courses available.

Queen Street Textile Museum

Queen Street Textile Museum

Experience the steam and the deafening sounds of real working looms at Lancashire’s last 19th century steam powered mill.

Art gallery

Salts Mill

Built as a village for textile workers, the old mill has been transformed into an art gallery housing David Hockney artwork.

Steam train

Slaidburn Steam and Vintage Vehicle Display

Slaidburn Steam and Vintage Vehicle Display is a free event with some of the best vehicles on display including steam engines, vintage cars, vintage tractors and fairground organs.