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Settle Circular
Introduction to Walk 1105

Photo from the walk - Settle Circular

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Lower Ribblesdale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Peter Schofield

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This short Yorkshire Dales walk explores the limestone scenery to the east of Settle and includes the area in the vicinity of Attermire Scar. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1403
Attermire Scar and Catrigg Force from Settle
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1740
Attermire Scar & Victoria Cave from Settle
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.1 miles / 8.3 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 2082
0.2 miles / 0.4 km away
Attermire Scar, Catrigg Force & Langcliffe
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2603
0.3 miles / 0.5 km away
Feizor & Giggleswick Scar from Settle
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2617
0.9 miles / 1.5 km away
Nappa Cross & Victoria Cave from Langcliffe
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 1404
0.9 miles / 1.5 km away
Oxenber and Wharfe Woods from Langcliffe
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km
Walk 2649
2.2 miles / 3.5 km away
Attermire Scar & Malham Tarn from Stainforth
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 16.5 miles / 26.8 km
Walk 1251
4.4 miles / 7.1 km away
The Norber Erratics & Sulber Gate
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2620
4.4 miles / 7.1 km away
Sulber Gate & Crummack Dale from Austwick
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 3092
4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Malham Cove & Watlowes from Malham Tarn
Grade - easy
Length - 4.4 miles / 7.2 km
Walk 1051
5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
Gordale Scar & Malham Cove (Route A)
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1239
5.1 miles / 8.2 km away
Gordale Scar & Malham Cove (Route B)
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

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 the Yorkshire Dales

Walks in the Yorkshire DalesGuidebook to 50 of Jack Keighleys favourite walks in the Yorkshire Dales. All the walks are circular, and range from 4.5 to nearly 8 miles. They vary from simple valley strolls (ideal as half-day 'family rambles') to strenuous fell expeditions. Hand-written and profusely illustrated in Jack's highly distinctive style.
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