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Bordley Hall & Malham Moor
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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

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

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).

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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.

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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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