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Bordley Hall & Malham Moor
Introduction to Walk 1701

Photo from the walk - Bordley Hall & Malham Moor

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Malhamdale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Yorkshire Dales walk explores the limestone country of Malham Moor visiting the hamlet of Bordley on the way. The route sees fewer walkers than some routes in the area and provides an excellent way to enjoy the wilder scenery in the area. 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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