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Whitewell via Crag Stones from Dunsop Bridge
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Photo from the walk - Whitewell via Crag Stones from Dunsop Bridge

Region - Forest of Bowland

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Allan Friswell

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This varied walk includes conifer woodland, open moorland and meadows within the Forest of Bowland AONB. The views from Crag Stones and especially at the start of the descent into Whitewell are breath-taking and include Ingleborough and Pen-y-ghent. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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