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Gayle beck, Hawes
Stopping to view a winter panorama.


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Walking & Countryside Links

Calderdale Council - What's On

Car Free Walks - Guide to car free walking across Great Britain

CowalFest - a 10 day walking festival in Scotland based around the Cowal Peninsula

Craven Pothole Club - including information about Gaping Gill

A Dales High Way - a 90 mile walk across the glorious high country of the Yorkshire Dales

DalesRail (Lancashire) - Guided walks from the Settle-Carlisle line on Summer Sundays

Discovering Britain - The story of Britain's landscapes discovered through walks: Royal Geographical Society

Discover Dentdale - Events guide

East Riding Walks

Forest of Bowland - Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Friends of Settle Carlisle Line

Friends of the Dales - the new (2017) name of the Yorkshire Dales Society - a registered charity set up in 1981 to campaign for the protection and enhancement of the Dales and to encourage everyone to value and enjoy this special area

Hebden Bridge Walkers Action

Ingleborough Webcam - images every 60 seconds during daylight hours

Lady Anne's Way - a 100 mile route from Skipton to Penrith

Lancashire Rail Ramblers

Long Distance Walking Association

Open Access Map Search (Right to Roam)

Ordnance Survey

Peak and Northern Footpaths Society - to preserve and develop the extensive urban and rural footpath network

Penistone Line Partnership - Guided train walks from the Penistone Line

The Ramblers - at the heart of walking

Ribble Valley Rambler - the Sunday rail service from Blackpool to Hellifield September to May with onward connections to Settle and Carlisle (Guided walks on some dates)

ride2stride - Settle-Carlisle Walking Festival 30 April to 6 May 2019

South Pennines Walk and Ride Festival

Transpeak Walks - Guided train walks in the Peak District

Walkers are Welcome - towns and villages across Britain which have something special to offer walkers

Walking Festivals - information on events in and around the country

Walking in Yorkshire - More than 470 FREE walks to download and details of books, maps and walking groups in the county

WalkingForum.co.uk - a forum for discussing all aspects of country walking in the UK

Walkit.com - urban walking route planner

Yorkshire Dales - National Park Authority

Yorkshire Dales Green Lanes Alliance (YDGLA) - campaining to free green lanes from off-road motor vehicle users


Transport Links

Aire Valley Rail Users Group - supporting the Airedale line from Leeds/Bradford to Skipton

Bing Maps - On-line mapping

Cheaptraintickets.info - finding cheaper train, bus and coach tickets across the UK

Community Rail Lancashire - exploring Lancashire's Community Rail Lines

Dales and Bowland Community Interest Company

Dalesbus - Public transport in the Yorkshire Dales

Electronic National Rail Timetable - online from Network Rail

Friends of DalesBus - formerly known as the Yorkshire Dales Public Transport User Group

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Megatrain.com - ultra-cheap rail fares between selected destinations (from £1 each way). NB - does not include the Settle/Carlisle line

National Rail Enquiries Online - rail journey planner and fares information

Northern Rail - Train company who operate the Settle/Carlisle line and many other lines throughout Northern England

Peak Connections - Enjoy fun filled days out exploring the Peak District by bus or train

Ribble Valley Rail - supporting the Clitheroe to Hellifield rail link

Settle-Carlisle Line Railway - celebrates the diverse and varied attractions of the Settle-Carlisle Railway

Skipton East Lancashire Rail Action Partnership - campaigning to re-open the Colne to Skipton railway

Traveline North East - impartial travel information and Journey Planner (Cumbria and the North East)

Traveline North West - impartial travel information and Journey Planner (Lancashire and surrounding districts)

Traveline Yorkshire - impartial travel information and Journey Planner (Yorkshire)

West Yorkshire Metro - Public transport in West Yorkshire