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Bowland Knotts from Cross of Greet Bridge
Introduction to Walk 2437

Photo from the walk - Bowland Knotts from Cross of Greet Bridge

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire & North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.4 miles / 12 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Grade - moderate

The wild country on the Lancashire Yorkshire provides for some interesting walking and this route follows the ridge of high ground west from Bowland Knotts to Raven's Castle. The walk needs careful navigation but offers some wonderful panoramas north towards the Yorkshire Dales and the Big Three. A GPX 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

Walking in the Forest of Bowland and Pendle

Walking in the Forest of Bowland and Pendle A guidebook to 40 diverse circular day walks suitable for walkers with navigational skills. The Forest of Bowland and Pendle are two of north west England's upland AONBs, perfect for walkers who enjoy exploring rough hilly, sometimes pathless terrain. The routes include Ward's Stone, Pendle Hill, Longridge Fell and Fair Snape Fell.
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