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Starbotton from Kettlewell
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Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Upper Wharfedale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 850 feet / 258 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This is an easy Yorkshire Dales walk in Wharfedale using field paths to explore the attractive villages of Starbotton and Kettlewell. The route includes a section of the Dales Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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