Our Calorie Calculator estimates how many Calories you will burn using Metabolic Equivalent (MET) values from Compendium of Physical Activities. The Compendium idenitifes the relative energy cost of undertaking various activities compared with doing nothing. We then combine this with your weight and the estimated duration of the activity, taking into account the length of the route and the hills involved, to estimate the total Calories burned.
When selecting an Activity setting, select the speed you would normally travel at on flat ground.
Please remember, the estimated number of Calories is just a guide and the actual number of Calories burned may vary depending on other factors such as weather and terrain.
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Starting from the New Hobbit pub, the walk is about 8 miles miles around Norland Moor and Upper Greetland, there are some steep bits and a few stiles. Expect some muddy sections depending on the weather on the day. There are good views over Sowerby from Norland Moor and some hidden gems, including a mini "Angel of the North".
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