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5 Walks In The Yorkshire Dales

 

North Yorkshire Walks

North Yorkshire is England's largest rural county covering 3,000 square miles. It includes the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors but I have separated these out as separate areas in view of their National Park status. Although the National Parks may contain the most impressive scenery, that does not mean that the rest of the county is bereft of decent walking.

Nidderdale and the Washburn Valley for example contain some great walking with long distance views and attractive reservoirs. The walk I have detailed to Lund Tower and Cowling Pinacle only just outside West Yorkshire provides for a dramatic ridge walk with long distance views of Pendle Hill and Pen-y-Ghent. There are plenty of country pubs to add to the enjoyment!

If you are looking for North Yorkshire walks to access by public transport, click on the "ticket" symbol below. Although many of the walks have been accessed by car and some of the starting points themselves might not be close to reliable public transport, most walks are circular and some do pass close by public transport at some point. The walks can be picked up at that point.

Scroll down to see North Yorkshire walks.

If you will require Accommodation in North Yorkshire, see Accommodation For Walkers page.

North Yorkshire Walks With "Traffic Light" Rating

For an explanation of the "traffic light "rating see My Walks page.

Each symbol = 2 miles

The start point for all walks can be located on Google Maps. Click here.

Almscliff Crag                    
Beckwithshaw Bimble
Bewerley Moor and The Coldstones Cut
Caldberg and Witton Moors
Cowling to Keighley Moor and the Hitching Stone             
Crayke to Oulston                    
Dacre Banks to Birstwith                    
Dacre Banks to High Crag                    
Elslack to Pinhaw Beacon                    
Gargrave to Airton             
Gargrave to East Marton                    
Gargrave to Flasby                    
Greygarth Circular
Hackfall to Galphay             
Harmby to Middleham                    
High Grantley Two Lakes Walk
Howardian Hills from Terrington             
Howsham to Kirkham Priory
Leyburn to Wensley via Leyburn Shawl                    
Lindley Wood Reservoir
Lofthouse to Scar House Reservoir
Lothersdale Loop      
Lund's Tower and Cowling Pinacle                    
Markington Circular             
Masham to Druids' Temple      
Nidd Gorge and Old Bilton                     
Pateley Bridge to Dacre Banks             
Pinhaw Beacon                          
Preston, Redmire and Grinton Moors      
Ramsgill to Lofthouse
Ripley Circular             
Ripon to Bishop Monkton                    
Sandsend Circular walk via Mulgrave Castle
Note: this walk is also listed under North York Moors.
                   
Scar House Reservoir to Little Whernside and Angram Reservoir
Settle Walks - Please note walks from Settle are listed under the Yorkshire Dales
South Stainley Circular                    
Spofforth Park                   
Thruscross Reservoir
Washburn Valley and the Three Reservoirs
Washburn Valley and Timble
West Tanfield Circular Walk and the Marmion Tower                   
Maps used on these walks:

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