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The Dales way

from Ilkley to Windermere by riverside path

by Colin Speakman

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Published by Dalesman in Skipton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.: 1987.

Statementby Colin Speakman.
The Physical Object
Pagination71p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21960770M
ISBN 101855680726
OCLC/WorldCa59874076

Young - June Our experience was fantastic, one of the marvellous and memorable holidays we've had. Photo shows tree planting along the Ribble near Stainforth, courtesy of the Ribble Trust. The 84 mile route is a superb riverside path, based primarily on the Wharfe and Dee, leading right through the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the gentle foothills of Southern Lakeland to the shore of England's grandest and most famous lake. The town of Kendal larger than the other places mentioned is not far from the route.

Our Dales Way holidays are available to walk March to October. This was also the birthplace in of the famed geologist Adam Sedgwick. This is provided in detailed guides to 23 towns and villages along the route. Walk from Burneside to Bowness-on-Windermere — 10m Day The unique mapping features include walking times, directions, tricky junctions, places to stay, places to eat and points of interest. It was also relatively easy walking.

Fishing for trout in the river is a popular sport. Until next time! Skipton is a popular overnight stop for walkers on A Dales High Way. This is the original guide to the Dales Way, now fully revised and updated.


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The Dales way book

The folded map opens out to show the route in nine panels. You need to be careful of the steep stony descent in wet or misty conditions. In any case the main highlight of the day for most walkers is the ruined Augustinian priory at Bolton Abbey, in a fine setting close to the River Wharfe.

It thus makes a good introductory training ground for these "serious" walks while being well worth doing in its own right. Finally, a walled lane brings you across New Bridge and up into the town centre of Sedbergh at the foot of the Howgills.

There is an introductory section giving some history of the route. How long is the Dales Way? It leaves the Dales Way and Dentdale to follow higher ground to the north to reach Sedbergh.

A Dales High Way

However, the main route joins the famous Three Peaks Track and ascends the breast The Dales way book Simon Fell, up a steep stone stairway to Ingleborough m. We'll make all the reservations, pick up your bags every morning and drop them at your destination the same afternoon Arrange all the accommodation yourself - just tell us where you'll be staying each night.

There is also an interesting canal basin in the town adjacent to the main street. This is provided in detailed guides to 23 towns and villages along the route.

The itinerary follows Wharfedale where there is time to admire the ruins of Bolton Abbey and then Langstrothdale, gradually gaining height upstream to reach the Pennine watershed at Cam Fell 1, feet.

It is famous for its public school, set in magnificent parkland on the edge of the town. Starting out in Ilkley, the route runs along Wharfedale, passing the impressive ruins of Bolton Priory and the attractive market town of Grassington.

The maps are supported by detailed route descriptions. Can you suggest an itinerary? Anon - We have walked with you before and you have met our expectations again. This attractive 13th century market town, with its old-world atmosphere, has developed at the confluence of four rivers, where ancient trade routes merged - a staging point for commercial routes across the Pennines dating from Saxon times.

I would certainly walk with you again. Stage 4: Malham to Stainforth Stage 2: Ilkley to Skipton This is the original guide to the Dales Way, now fully revised and updated.

Thank you so much once again for your superb organising. It also includes the three link routes from Harrogate, Leeds and Bradford.

It climbs up over Ilkley Moorpassing the Twelve Apostles stone circle and the Swastika Stoneand drops down to the outskirts of Addingham before rising to follow high ground south of the A65 roadincluding Skipton Moor, and then enters the town of Skipton.

One of the strengths of Trailblazer guides is the mapping and this guide includes 38 detailed sketch maps at the large scale of , making route finding easy. Over mm of rain fell in an 18 hour period on Sunday - one month's worth in a single day.

How to get there? For much of its length the Dales Way follows riverside paths in upland areas.The Dales Way long distance footpath begins in Ilkley, in the Yorkshire Dales National Park and runs for 81 miles (km) to end in the Lake District at Bowness-on-Windermere. It follows the beautiful River Wharfe towards Ribblehead, then meanders along the river valleys of Dentdale, eventually dropping down into the Lake District National Park.

Dales Way I bought this book because I was planning to walk the Dales Way and it was the only detailed description of the entire Way I could find. Many people had recommended it. The best parts of the book were the maps.

They contained the precise level of detail I wanted along with loads of. Dales Way - Essential information for anyone intending to undertake the Dales Way National Trail between Ilkley and Windermere.

Accommodation & Services, Factsheets, Chat and Bookshop Save time and money by using our booking service. The Herriot Way is a 52 mile (84 km) long distance path that runs through some of the best scenery in the Yorkshire Dales; including the world famous Wensleydale and picturesque Swaledale.

The guide book describes a clockwise walk starting and finishing in Aysgarth and visiting Hawes, Keld and Reeth.

Along its length walkers will visit beautiful valleys, high, open fells and rolling, heather. The Dales Way is an mile ( km) long-distance footpath in Northern England, from (south-east to north-west) Ilkley, West Yorkshire, to Bowness-on-Windermere, hildebrandsguld.com walk was initially devised by the West Riding Ramblers' Association with the 'leading lights' being Colin Speakman and Tom Wilcock (Foootpath Secretary).

The route was announced to the public in and the first Location: Northern England. The Dales Way leaves picturesque Dent and follows the River Dee towards the pleasant town of Sedbergh, a small market town nestling under the steep Howgill fells.

Sedbergh is 'England's book town' and is full of wonderful second-hand book stores.