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Darnbrook Fell & Fountains Fell
Introduction to Walk 3392

Photo from the walk - Darnbrook Fell & Fountains Fell

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Three Peaks Country

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.4 miles / 10.4 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Yorkshire dales walk visits the summits of Darnbrook Fell and Fountains Fell which lie to the east of Pen-y-ghent. Both fells see relatively few walkers and offer views to Pen-y-ghent and beyond. The route uses a short section of the Pennine Way although for part of the route paths are less distinct with a map and map reading skills useful assets. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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