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How to get here

By bicycle (Sustrans cycle route)

Trans Pennine Trail National Cycle Trail

By bus

There are train stations at Wombwell and Swinton, and buses stop just outside the reserve.

By road

By car, Old Moor is just off Manvers Way (A633). From the M1, take junction 36 then follow the A6195. From the A1M, take junction 37 then follow the A635 towards the A6195.

Sat nav POI file

If you have a satellite navigation system that can accept POI files, please see our POI page for a download link and instructions.

Other ways to get to the reserve

Wombwell Ings is close to the national Trans Pennine Trail (TPT) cycle and walking route. There is ample cycle storage at Old Moor and it is easy to walk to other Dearne Valley reserves from Old Moor. Simply walk onto the TPT and follow the blue signs.

Contact us

  • Tel: 01226 273830

Where is it?

  • Lat/lng: 53.523350,-1.368717
  • Grid reference: SE419031
  • Nearest town: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • County: South Yorkshire
  • Country: England

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