Where2Walk in the Dales

There are nearly 200 of my favourite walks in the Yorkshire Dales, Cumbrian Dales & the Forest of Bowland. To help find the best one for you please view them in one of the following ways:

...on a map

...as a list

All the walks are free to download/print and use.

I have walked every walk on the website in the last few years, therefore the information is up to date. The comments though are my personal view and anyone taking one of the walks does so at their own risk. My recommendation is always to take a map and use it.

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Miles
6

Keighley Moor

D144
  • Sheep country, both farm and moor
  • A pleasant and quiet reservoir
  • Views in all directions

fallen sign at reservoir

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Miles
10

Wilson Run at Sedbergh

D143
  • A once a year 10 mile walk
  • Seen as a classic fell race
  • Skirts Howglls & Baugh Fell

Howgills from near Rawthey Bridge

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Miles
9

Ovenden Moor & Oxenhope

D142
  • Moors and Reservoirs above Oxenhope
  • Woodland walking near Ogden
  • Far reaching views

near-thornton-moor

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Miles
9

Discover Wuthering Heights

D140
  • Explore the Bronte Moors
  • Visit Top Withins (Wuthering Heights?)
  • Start at Haworth and the Bronte Museum

lower-heights-stanbury

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Miles
6

Railway Children Walk

D141
  • Explore the set of the Railway Children
  • Cobbled streets of Haworth
  • Views over the Worth Valley

mythomes-tunnel

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Miles
7

Littondale Circular

D058
  • Views down Littondale & Wharfedale
  • Superb underfoot terrain
  • Limestone scars on the paths

perfect-lawned-path

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Miles
11.5

Askrigg, Aysgarth & Herriot Country

D139
  • Famous sites of Wensleydale
  • Pretty riverside walking
  • Views over the famous dale

dry-stone-walls-above-askrigg

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Miles
9

Ingleborough from Ribblehead

D138
  • Unusual route up Ingleborough
  • Easy climb on good turf
  • Classical limestone pavements

Summit of Simon Fell with Ingleborough behind

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Miles
4.5

Addleborough

D082
  • A distinctive hill in Wensleydale
  • Summit area is full of interest
  • Thornton Rust is an attractive hamlet

approaching-addleborough

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Miles
8.5

Fountain’s Fell

D137
  • Fountains & Darnbrook Fell
  • Interesting summit area
  • Good access on Pennine Way

Fountains Fell, Views from summit

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