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Nine Standards Rigg, Near Nateby
Introduction to Walk 1341

Photo from the walk - Nine Standards Rigg, Near Nateby

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Swaledale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - moderate

Nine Standards Rigg provides one of the finest viewpoints in North Yorkshire. Just inside the Yorkshire Dales boundary this walk crosses some wild moorland terrain. It is not a walk for a rainy day or when the cloud base is low. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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.

Recommended Reading

Walks in Dales Country

Walks in Dales CountryA guidebook to 30 hand drawn family walks throughout the Yorkshire Dales. The 30 circular walks take in well-known spots such as Malham and Ingleborough. Routes take between a half to a full day. Also less-frequented, almost secret routes. Graded from easy to strenuous.
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