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
5

Beamsley Beacon

  • Outstanding Views
  • Old Bronze Aid burial mound
  • Pleasant climb through gritstone

Beamsley Beacon

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Miles
18

Wharfedale 3 Peaks

  • An alternative 3 peaks challenge
  • Centred around pretty Kettlewell
  • Rough going in places and some route finding challenges

J above Kettlewell

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Miles
6

Keighley Moor

  • 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

  • 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

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

near-thornton-moor

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Miles
9

Discover Wuthering Heights

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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

Summit of Simon Fell with Ingleborough behind

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