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 10 years, therefore the information is usually 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 good map and use it.

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Miles
7.5

Pretty villages of the River Ribble

  • Explore the pretty villages near Clitheroe
  • Lovely walking alongside the River Ribble
  • Good views across to Pendle Hill

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Miles
2

Malham Cove

Limestone Pavements
  • A grand amphitheatre of  rock 250′ high
  • Very popular in the summer and weekends
  • Best example of limestone ‘clints’ and ‘grykes’

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D043
Miles
14.5

Great Coum via Gragareth

Crag Hill near Great Coum
  • A long high level tramp
  • Leck valley is full of interest
  • Great views of Dentdale and the Howgills

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D087
Miles
2.5

Swale to Easby Abbey

Easby Abbey
  • Short walk along the river Swale
  • Pass though the ruins of the abbey
  • Explore Richmond castle..in and out.

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D088
Miles
9

Limestone pavements above Littondale

  • Impressive limestone walking
  • Views across the southern Dales
  • Start & finish in Littondale

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Miles
11.5

Malham Tarn to Littondale

  • Easy walking through the limestone
  • Visit the lovely valley of Littondale
  • Far reaching views over the southern Dales

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D116
Miles
6.5

Pendle Hill from Downham

  • Isolated fell with excellent views
  • Start from the pretty village of Downham
  • Enjoy the vast summit plateau

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D115
Miles
5

Bentham Heritage Walk

  • Heritage Walk with information boards
  • Great views over Ingleborough
  • Some attractive riverside walking

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D114
Miles
5.5

Footsteps of Tolkein

  • Discover Tolkein’s inspiration
  • Where the Hodder meets the Ribble
  • View some lovely old buildings

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Miles
4

Bentham Riverside Walk

  • Attractive riverside walking
  • Explore the unspoilt villages of the ‘Benthams’
  • Good views over to the Dales

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