The Trans Pennine Trail caters for walkers, cyclists and horse riders and links the North and Irish seas. It forms part of the European walking route E8 and is part of the National Cycle Network as Route 62.
The trail is accessible for cyclists via Stocksmoor railway station from Station Road and then Shepley Road on Cyclist route 627.
From Shepley railway station for cyclists on Cyclist route 627 to Mill House Green and then east on the Trans Pennine Trail to Penistone.
There is nearby access to the Trans Pennine Trail from the following Penistone Line stations in South Yorkshire. Penistone, Silkstone Common, Barnsley, Wombwell, Elsecar, Chapeltown via Charlton Brook, Meadowhall, Sheffield (via Manor Lane a 1.5 mile walk).