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Pinhaw Beacon from Lothersdale
Introduction to Walk 2861

Photo from the walk - Pinhaw Beacon from Lothersdale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - easy

Pinhaw Beacon is a fine vantage point and this North Yorkshire walk starts from Lothersdale and uses the Pennine Way to reach the summit. The return route follows moorland and field paths back to the start. 

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

Pennine Way Map Booklet

Pennine Way Map BookletMap of the 270 miles (435km) Pennine Way National Trail, between Edale in the Peak District and Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps. This popular long-distance route typically takes three weeks to complete.
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