AFoot in Two Dales (The Yorkshire 50)


AFoot in Two Dales (The Yorkshire 50)

Saturday 20th to  Sunday 21 July 2024


A 50-mile/5,500ft circuit of two of the finest Yorkshire Dales for experienced walkers and runners 

Using footpaths, bridleways and quiet roads through the attractive dales of Wensleydale and Swaledale including an ascent of Great Shunner Fell

To be completed in 22 hours


Harmby Village Hall, Brook Terrace, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 5PG  GR: SE128895.




Registration 06.30 to 07:45 hrs.   Limited to 250 entrants.

Start 08:00 (no late starts after the Sweepers have left).  To be completed in 22 hours.

Entry Details:

 Entry is only by SI Entries. No paper entries accepted and no entries on the day.


      Fee  Early Bird rate of £30.00 for all until the end of January 2024

        From 1/02/2024 £35.00 LDWA Member.

                                  £40.00 Non LDWA Member  


 Over 18's only.  Sorry, no dogs.


Particular terms & conditions, along with a risk assessment, apply to this event, which can be found on the drop down menu's above.  By entering this event participants confirm that they have familiarized themselves with them and will comply with them.


Full refund up to 1 month before event (Less £5 admin fee).  After that no refund due to admin costs.



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Entry includes:

Tea & toast at registration, refreshments at checkpoints, meal at finish and finisher certificate.  Showers & changing facilities available .  


2018 Results - 2018_Results.xlsx  -

2019 Results - 2019_Results.xlsx  -

2022 Results -

2023 Results -

Route & Checkpoints:

Harmby – Redmire – Haverdale – Muker – Gt Shunner - Hardraw– Bainbridge – Thoralby – West Witton – Harmby


Event Terms & Conditions, Risk Assessment and Equipment:

Event Terms & Conditions along with a Risk Assessment can be found on the drop down menu above.

As this is a walk over moorland and at night; a suggested kit list (weather dependant) includes: suitable footwear, waterproofs (top & trousers) & spare fleece, compass, whistle, torch (with spare batteries) & emergency bivvy bag (not foil blanket) & food.  Navigational skills required for night time walking over open moorland.

Please bring a mug to use on the event.

If you have any medical/allergy issues where you need to supply your own food then please contact the organiser via email and agree arrangements for ensuring  you have food safe for your own consumption at the event.

The (simple) route description is to be carried at all times and used in conjunction with either a map or gps device. 

Route Description, Map, GPX.


 By kind permission of Cleveland LDWA Group and Jill King who devised the route. 

AFoot in Two Dales is also available as an 'Anytime Challenge'