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Walk 2574 - Valley of Desolation & Barden Fell

Nat Park   Yorkshire Dales
County/Area   North Yorkshire
AuthorBob Hawes
Length11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Ascent1900 feet / 576 metres
Grademoderate

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Up into the beautiful moors above the River Wharfe in the southern Yorkshire Dales.


 

Suggested Maps

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.

OS ExplorerSheet OL2
OS LandrangerSheet 104

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 1001 - 0.9 miles / 1.5 km away
Barden Bridge & the Strid from Bolton Abbey
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Walk 1249 - 0.9 miles / 1.5 km away
Simon's Seat from Bolton Abbey
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 1905 - 2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Beamsley Beacon and Bolton Abbey from Addingham
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 2319 - 4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Ilkley to Bingley
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Walk 3079 - 4.9 miles / 7.9 km away
Around Silsden Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Walk 1280 - 5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
Trollers Gill from Burnsall
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Walk 2000 - 5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
A Wharfedale wander from Burnsall
Grade - moderate
Length - 13.5 miles / 21.9 km

Walk 1811 - 5.4 miles / 8.7 km away
Sharp Haw in Airedale from the Craven Heifer
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Walk 2657 - 5.6 miles / 8.9 km away
Bradleys Both, near Skipton
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Walk 1574 - 5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
Thruscross Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

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


AREA INFORMATION

Yorkshire Dales NP
The Yorkshire Dales National Park covers an extensive area, which contains a wide variety of scenic interest. Each Dale ...
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Please Note - These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described.

Wharfe View B&B
Burnsall
5.2 miles / 8.4 km away

Bridge End Farm
Grassington
7.6 miles / 12.2 km away

Station House Bed andBreakfast
Pateley Bridge
9.2 miles / 14.7 km away

Stayin the Yorkshire Dales
Skipton
11.8 miles / 19.0 km away

River House
Malham, near Skipton
12.0 miles / 19.2 km away

Beck Hall B&B
Malham`
12.2 miles / 19.4 km away

Bivouac
Ilton, Masham
17.0 miles / 27.2 km away

Rose Cottage, Shibden Fold
Shibden, Halifax
17.3 miles / 27.8 km away
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The Old Station Inn
Giggleswick, Settle
17.8 miles / 28.5 km away

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Masham
19.8 miles / 31.6 km away

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