Walking in the Dales
The Yorkshire Dales are very popular with walkers, with walks suitable for all abilities. For specialist walking websites covering the Yorkshire Dales, please see Dales Links.
Details of any footpath closures and access restrictions in the Yorkshire Dales National Park area are available here.
A selection of walks in Swaledale and Wensleydale have been designed to be easily accessible by bus from the Richmond area - click here for full details.
A small selection of linear walks accessible by public transport is now available on this website.
A number of organisations organise guided walks in the
Yorkshire Dales area, summary information on which is provided below. For full
details please contact the relevant organisation.
Dalesbus Ramblers organise a comprehensive programme of free walks in the Dales throughout the year, with walks on most Sundays. Walks vary in length between around 4 and 12 miles. All walks are accessible by public transport.
Details are also available of a selection of past guided walks to give ideas of walks you might like to try on your own, all are accessible by public transport.
Guided Walks arranged by the Friends of Settle-Carlisle Line are now taking place again. A leaflet of guided walks from the Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Morecambe line is available. The Friends of the Settle Carlisle line operate a comprehensive programme of guided walks on Saturdays, Sundays and occasional Wednesdays throughout the year. All walks start and finish at a station and are met by leaders at the station where the walk begins. All walks are free.
Details of the programme are available online.
A programme of guided walks from the Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Morecambe railway lines is available.
Enjoy guided walks through Swaledale and Wensleydale, some on land rarely walked, between 20th and 29th September 2013 plus a book festival.
A programme of guided walks from the Wensleydale Railway is available - see Wensleydale Railway website for details.
Details of guided walks and events in the National Park are provided on the Yorkshire Dales website.
Visit Dales Links Index - for travel and tourist links in the Yorkshire Dales
Visit Dalesbus Index - for information on public transport in the Yorkshire Dales
This webpage is part of the Dalesbus Website,
provided by the Friends of DalesBus and the Dales & Bowland Community Interest Company
All information is provided in good faith, but we cannot be held responsible for any errors or inaccuracies. Please check details before travelling. This site also contains a number of external links the inclusion of which does not signify any endorsement. The Friends of DalesBus and the Dales & Bowland Community Interest Company are not responsible for the contents of such sites, or any links contained within them.