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Whitewell via Crag Stones from Dunsop Bridge
Introduction to Walk 3505

Photo from the walk - Whitewell via Crag Stones from Dunsop Bridge

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This varied walk includes conifer woodland, open moorland and meadows within the Forest of Bowland AONB. The views from Crag Stones and especially at the start of the descent into Whitewell are breath-taking and include Ingleborough and Pen-y-ghent.  

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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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