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Malham Cove & Watlowes from Malham Tarn
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Photo from the walk - Malham Cove & Watlowes from Malham Tarn

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.4 miles / 7.2 km

Ascent - 450 feet / 136 metres

Grade - easy

A Yorkshire Dales walk exploring the fine limestone scenery between Malham Tarn and Malham Cove. The route includes the Pennine Way through Watlowes dry valley and avoids some of the crowds visiting Malham Cove. A walk full of interest with some wonderful views. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Walks in Dales Country

Walks in Dales CountryA guidebook to 30 hand drawn family walks throughout the Yorkshire Dales. The 30 circular walks take in well-known spots such as Malham and Ingleborough. Routes take between a half to a full day. Also less-frequented, almost secret routes. Graded from easy to strenuous.
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