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Lothersdale from Cowling
Introduction to Walk 1793

Photo from the walk - Lothersdale from Cowling

Region - South Pennines

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This North Yorkshire walk includes a section of the Pennine Way as it takes you from Cowling to Lothersdale. The scenery of this area is quite Pennine in nature. 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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South Pennine WalksThe 30 circular walks in this guidebook cover the South Pennines, the expanse of hill country that straddles the Lancashire / Yorkshire border between the Yorkshire Dales and Peak National Parks. These walks range from four to eight and a half miles and explore an area of varied and contrasting landscapes. For experienced and novice walkers.
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