Afoot in Two Dales

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Saturday 15th to Sunday 16th July 2023

Entries Open
Friday 2nd December 2022
Entries Close
Thursday 13th July 2023 at 18:00
Entries so Far
6 Participants
Entry Fees
LDWA Member   £30.00   
    £35.00   (from 01/03/2023)
Non Member   £30.00   
    £40.00   (from 01/03/2023)
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A 50-mile/5,500ft circuit of the 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.

Note:We are offering an early bird rate of £30.00 for all until 28/2/23. 

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

Registration 06:30-07:45.

Start 0800 (no late starts after the Sweepers have left).  To be completed in 22 hours.

Non-LDWA and runners are more than welcome.  Over 18's only.  Sorry, no dogs. 

Entry includes:
Tea & toast at registration, refreshments at checkpoints, hot meal at just over halfway & meal at finish, badge & certificate.  Showers & changing facilities available.Car parking available 

Route & Checkpoints:
Harmby – Redmire – Haverdale – Muker – Gt Shunner - Hardraw – Bainbridge – Thoralby – West Witton – Harmby

Terms & Conditions and Equipment:  Particular terms & conditions, along with a risk assessment, apply to this event, which can be found on the event web page drop down menu.  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.  Substitutions allowed if prior notice given to entry secretary.(1 week before the event)

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 survival bag along with emergency 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 for the event 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. 

Route Description, Map, GPX, Tracklogs:  Are all available to download on the web page

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'

View the Event Disclaimer / Terms and Conditions.

View the Event Cancellation / Refund Policy.

This event offers the option to purchase Booking Protect, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.

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Event Location:
Harmby Village Hall, Brook Terrace, Leyburn, DL8 5PG