Category: Walking in the Dales


A Moorland Walk From Thornton Rust in Wensleydale

On a cold January day, clear and sunny, the ground still hard from the low temperatures we’ve been having, we set off from Thornton Rust in Wensleydale to find Gayle…


Circular Walk From Hardrow into Cotterdale

On a perfectly, perfect day in January we set off on a circular walk from Hardrow near Hawes into Cotterdale. There had been some snow and the ground was hard…


Easy Going Circular Walk From Middleham

It’s seemed a while since we’ve done a circular walk from Middleham in Wensleydale in Yorkshire Dales so it was map out and a route planned, not too far, about…


Stunning Circular Walk From Bainbridge in Wensleydale

It was one of those days that makes you feel on top of the world. The sun was bright, the sky was stunningly blue, the air was perfectly still and…


Templar’s Chapel, Thupton Gill and Home!

Quite an eventful walk the other day a lesson in being prepared for just about anything! We set off from West Burton on a relatively calm day and our planned…


Hawes and Appersett Viaduct

On a stunningly beautiful morning we set off in search of the Appersett Viaduct. I say search, we know exactly where it is but when you come upon it nestled…


A low level circular walk from Reeth to Healaugh in Swaledale

On a calm morning in early autumn we set off from Reeth in Swaledale to walk about five or six miles along Arkle Beck to Healaugh and back by the…


A lovely, Easy Going Circular Walk from West Burton

Some friends hadn’t done much walking from West Burton so of course it had to be me to lead! A lovely low level walk about five miles and if you…


Scar House Reservoir in Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

There is a beautiful walk round Scar House Reservoir in Nidderdale and well worth exploring, please find on an earlier post here, but Scar House is so much more than…


A lovely circular Walk from Wensley going West Further into Wensleydale

On a very beautiful day in Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales we set off from Wensley to walk about six miles towards Redmire, round to Preston under Scar and back…

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