Distance: ¾ mile. Time: 17 minutes.
Walking conditions: Normal shoes should be fine on a town walk that’s excellent underfoot in all weathers, with one gentle uphill slope.
From Calder High School, walk down Midgley Road. Turn left into the old hamlet of White Lee (see below), then right at No 8. Turn left along top of park and down to main road. Turn left along road, past White Lee Business Park, then left up Brier Hey Lane, passing Calder High. Just before Brier Hey Close, continue straight on, up lane. Turn left along footpath, into White Lee Croft, then left into Midgley Road and downhill to school.