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Gragareth from Ireby
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Nat Park - Yorkshire Dales - Three Peaks Country

County/Area - Lancashire & North Yorkshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.4 miles / 12 km

Ascent - 1500 feet / 455 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Yorkshire Dales walk starts from the Lancashire village of Ireby and crosses some fine but isolated country to the summit of Gragareth. The route needs careful navigation in places, offers excellent walking and fine views east to Whernside and Ingleborough and west to Morecambe Bay. The route sees few walkers and solitude is almost guaranteed. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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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