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Sharp Haw in Airedale from the Craven Heifer
Introduction to Walk 1811

Photo from the walk - Sharp Haw in Airedale from the Craven Heifer

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Lower Wharfedale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Phil Catterall

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1140 feet / 345 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A half day Yorkshire Dales walk on the southern fringe of the National Park near Skipton. The route includes a gradual ascent of Flasby Fell before return across its southern slopes. 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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