Starting from Ribblehead, this Yorkshire Dales walk climbs to the sumnmit of Whernside, one of Yorkshire's 'Big Three'. The route continues over the interesting limestone terrain of Scales Moor for the return leg offering grand views of the landscape in this beautiful part of Yorkshire.
It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series.
Note : If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.
Other walks nearby
Walk 1208 - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Walk 3500 - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km away
Walk 3032 - 3.8 miles / 6.0 km away
Walk 3135 - 4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
Walk 1121 - 4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Walk 1013 - 4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Walk 1500 - 4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Walk 1052 - 6.3 miles / 10.1 km away
Walk 3233 - 6.3 miles / 10.1 km away
Walk 1248 - 6.4 miles / 10.2 km away
Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.
Yorkshire Dales NP
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