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Sharp Haw in Airedale from the Craven Heifer
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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

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

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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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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