logo Walking Britain

Semer Water and Cam High Road from Bainbridge
Introduction to Walk 3524

Photo from the walk - Semer Water and Cam High Road from Bainbridge

Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Wensleydale

County/Area - North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.7 miles / 9.3 km

Ascent - 750 feet / 227 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Yorkshire Dales walk that takes you into Raydale from Wensleydale. The walk uses a section of Pennine Journey long distance footpath for the outward route to Countersett and Semer Water. The return follows a section of Roman Road known as the Cam High Road. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. This applies in England. Wales & Scotland have different and stricter rules which do not allow walking away from home.

Covid 19 Update for Walkers


 

Maps Ordnance Survey Logo Anquet Maps Logo

Ordnance Survey Explorer OL30Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer OL30Digital Map1:25kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

Other walks nearby

Walk 2822
1.2 miles / 1.9 km away
Aysgarth & Castle Bolton From Askrigg
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 14.5 miles / 23.6 km
Walk 1694
1.2 miles / 2.0 km away
Nappa Hall & Whitfield Gill Force from Askrigg
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 3624
4.3 miles / 6.9 km away
Great Shunner Fell from Hardraw
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 9.2 miles / 15 km
Walk 3621
4.3 miles / 6.9 km away
Great Shunner Fell & Lovely Seat
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 11.4 miles / 18.5 km
Walk 1680
4.5 miles / 7.2 km away
Haw Lane & Aysgarth Moor from Aysgarth
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km
Walk 1055
5.0 miles / 7.9 km away
Penhill & West Burton from Aysgarth Falls
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1056
5.2 miles / 8.3 km away
Gunnerside & Surrender Bridge
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 km
Walk 1197
5.2 miles / 8.3 km away
Gunnerside & Swinner Gills from Gunnerside
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 3093
5.2 miles / 8.3 km away
Bunton Hush, Blakethwaite & Gunnerside Gill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1053
5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
Swinner Gill and Muker from Thwaite
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

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

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.
More information

Social Media

Follow Walking Britain for the latest news.

Facebook Twitter

Walking - Covid 19 update

Regular updates on how Covid 19 will impact on walking in the UK More info.

Mountain Weather

Stay safe on the mountains with detailed weather forecasts - for iOS devices or for Android devices.

Digital Mapping Guide

Digital Mapping Guide - a simple guide of how to start using digital mapping. Includes advice and useful links.