7 great walks in Richmondshire
PUBLISHED: 09:05 21 January 2020
Richmondshire covers a part a large section of the most popular sections of the Yorkshire Dales, making it a perfect base for a walking break.
What better way to start of a selection of walks around Richmondshire than a walk around Richmond, a mixture of town and country.
Penhill and West Witton
This walk of field paths and moorland tracks begins in the Dales village famed for the Burning of Bartle.
Head over to Wensleydale with this walk around Aysgarth that takes in the spectacular triple waterfalls of Aysgarth with the fortress of Bolton Castle as its turning point.
Set off from the beautiful village of Bainbridge and explore history and folklore as well as the picturesque Yorkshire Dales landscape.
This walk starts from Reeth, with its fine Georgian buildings set around the vast village green, and then explores Maiden Castle and the industrial pat of this area.
Billed as one of the finest walks in the Dales, we take delightful paths beside the dancing River Swale, take a high moorland crossing and then a glimpse into Swaledales industrial past.
Hawess is a popular location for those visiting the Dales, with many distractions to keep you occupied. It's also the start and end point for this walk, perfect for those who want to explore the surrounding countryside.
All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change.