6 great walks near Pateley Bridge

PUBLISHED: 08:58 08 January 2019 | UPDATED: 08:58 08 January 2019

Pateley Bridge by Mike Dobson

Pateley Bridge by Mike Dobson

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This quaint market town in Nidderdale is a great base for exploring the surrounding countryside and the Yorkshire Dales.

Yorkes Folly, Pateley Bridge by Sheila ButtonYorkes Folly, Pateley Bridge by Sheila Button

Pateley Bridge

4 miles from Pateley Bridge

This walk that begins and ends in Pateley Bridge taking in the often unheralded countryside of Nidderdale involves two steep climbs, taking in moorland and woodland paths

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Middlesmoor Church by Terry FletcherMiddlesmoor Church by Terry Fletcher

Ramsgill

4 miles from Pateley Bridge

This wonderful walk makes good use of the Nidderdale Way to explore the three charming villages of Middlesmoor, Stean and Lofthouse.

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Brimham Rocks by Graham BeardsleyBrimham Rocks by Graham Beardsley

Brimham Rocks

5 miles from Pateley Bridge

This walk begins at Glasshouses on the banks of the Nidd and arrives at the iconic Brimham Rocks by riverside paths and woodland .

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Gouthwaite Reservoir by Sheila ButtonGouthwaite Reservoir by Sheila Button

Middlesmoor

7 miles from Pateley Bridge

Set off from the village of Middlesmoor and take in a section of the Nidderdale Way passing by Scar House Reservoir and enjoying fine views of Gouthwaite Reservoir at the end.

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Fewston Reservoir by Philip DoncasterFewston Reservoir by Philip Doncaster

Fewston Reservoir

7 miles from Pateley Bridge

This gentle walk by Yorkshire Water is a circular that encirlces Fewston Reservoir and takes in Glasshouses and provides you with stunning views of the Washburn Valley.

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Burnsall Bridge by Dennis HodgettsBurnsall Bridge by Dennis Hodgetts

Burnsall and Linton

10 miles from Pateley Bridge

Crossing over into the nearby Yorkshire Dales, this walk takes in the riverside surrounding the pretty village of Burnsall and visits Linton Falls.

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All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change.

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