Holly Cross and Oaks route

Route instructions

Route instructions

6.34km, footpath and tarmac.

  1. Start at sign post for Holly Cross and Oaks between accommodation blocks. 
  2. Run out of Holly Cross and Oaks and turn left along Keele Drive, using footpath . 
  3. At junction turn onto Keele Road and follow around (crossing road when necessary about halfway along) until you reach a right turning, just past the Sports Fields (Barnes Hall Road). Cross road back into University.
  4. Follow road until roundabout, and turn left onto University Drive. 
  5. At roundabout at the top of campus, continue straight onto University Avenue. 
  6. At end of road turn right onto Barkers Wood Road. 
  7. Keep left past Caudwell Children's Centre onto Innovation Way. Run around roundabout. 
  8. When back at larger roundabout, turn left onto University Drive and follow down into campus. 
  9. At roundabout beside the Darwin Building, turn right and then next left down past the Sports Centre. 
  10. Keep running uphill to a T junction, cross the road at zebra crossing and turn right. 
  11. Run back to start point to finish.