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Where2Walk presents the best walks in the Yorkshire Dales, the best walks in the North York Moors , the best walks in the Lake District and where best to stay to fully enjoy them.

There are over 500 individual walks on this website and I have walked each one over the last 10 years, some were familiar to me, others not.  As well as planning what I believe is the best route I have taken the photographs, designed the maps,written the description and even discovered the joys of plotting a GPS route! It has been a real labour of love.

Each walk is FREE to use, to follow and download

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  • Jonathan's Blog

    The Dales 30 – Now a Book 1 June 2017

    The ‘Dales 30’ are the 30 mountains in the Yorkshire and Cumbrian Dales that top 2,000 foot.

    I have written and produced this book for a number of reasons.

    Primarily I like the mountains themselves. They are full of interest, each


    Featured Walk - Dales

    6 miles In Sight of Simon’s Seat
    • Lovely stretch of River Wharfe
    • Beautiful valley walk
    • Open views on high moorland


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    Gear Review

    There is no doubt that having good gear can help make a walk more enjoyable


    Featured Walk - Lakes

    7 miles Loughrigg Tarn & Rydal Water
    • Loughrigg Tarn, Grasmere and Rydal Water
    • Views across central Lakeland
    • Visit quiet Lily Tarn above Ambleside


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    Walking with Mist

    2016 Photos pt2 7 November 2016

    In the 2nd part of 2016 Mist has been on some great walks, mainly up the Dales 30 but also in the Lake District. Here is the 2nd part of her year in photos.

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    Wheelchair access in the fells

    Wheelchair access in the dales

    The Story of Debbie’s Coast to Coast Crossing on her All Terrain Hopper


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