Parkruns

11 of the most scenic parkruns in Yorkshire

A handful of the best parkrun routes in Yorkshire

Yorkshire’s parkrun scene is continuing to flourish, with scenes 5K runs taking place across the county on a weekly basis. Six places to go on a parkrun in West Yorkshire

The course is located at Oakwell Hall Country Park, Batley and is run on a mixture of trail paths, closed rideway and tarmac paths.

5. Oakwell Park, Batley

The course is located at Oakwell Hall Country Park, Batley and is run on a mixture of trail paths, closed rideway and tarmac paths.
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This two lap course, takes in the sights of the grand Tudor-Jacobean house of Temple Newsam, passing the farm and passing through Charcoal Wood along its scenic route

6. Temple Newsam, Leeds

This two lap course, takes in the sights of the grand Tudor-Jacobean house of Temple Newsam, passing the farm and passing through Charcoal Wood along its scenic route
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If you want to take in the views of the racecourse as you run a quick route, this is the parkrun for you. Run 1.5 laps around the inside of the racecourse, which is very flat with few turns, making it a very fast course.

7. York Racecourse

If you want to take in the views of the racecourse as you run a quick route, this is the parkrun for you. Run 1.5 laps around the inside of the racecourse, which is very flat with few turns, making it a very fast course.
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Roundhay park offers a leafy 5K run, which starts approximately 10 miles past the monument and heads up towards the mansion house. This scenic route gives you a clear view of all the parkrunners taking part at all times.

8. Roundhay Park, Leeds

Roundhay park offers a leafy 5K run, which starts approximately 10 miles past the monument and heads up towards the mansion house. This scenic route gives you a clear view of all the parkrunners taking part at all times.
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