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Afoot in Two Dales

N Yorkshire

80 km / 50 miles
A former challenge walk and now an open challenge circular walk using footpaths, bridleways and quiet roads through the attractive dales of Wensleydale and Swaledale including an ascent of Great Shunner Fell. The route has over 5,500ft of ascent. It is suggested that this could be done over two or three days using local accommodation.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Start and Finish: SE127895 - Car Park, Harmby Village Hall, Leyburn, N Yorkshire View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Badge & Certificate Badge & Certificate for Afoot in Two Dales  (Jill King )
Leaflet - PDF Afoot in Two Dales Route Description  (Jill King  - 2017 ) Download File


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 98, 99
OS Landranger Active 98, 99
OS Explorer 2, 19, 30
OS Explorer Active 2, 19, 30

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
4 km
Hostel Accommodation
4 km
15 km
Bunk House
3 km
34 km
Hostel Accommodation
1 km
46 km
Camping Barn
4 km
50 km
Camping Barn
4 km
51 km

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Route Profile:

75.3 km (46.8 miles)
1,722 m (5,650 ft) ascent
709 m (2,326 ft)  maximum height

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