6 of the best October walks in Yorkshire

PUBLISHED: 08:00 06 October 2020 | UPDATED: 09:09 06 October 2020

Walking in Dent by David Cole

Walking in Dent by David Cole

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We looked through our archives to see what we recommended to you in previous years during October. 
NOTE: Safeguarding against the coronavirus is likley to be a part of everyday life for the forseeable future. We advise that two metres social distancing and checking the latest guidelines are the best course of action.

The White Horse of Kilburn by Phil MoonThe White Horse of Kilburn by Phil Moon

The White Horse at Kilburn

October 2019 issue

Take in one of Yorkshire’s finest vantage points, the panorama of wooded lands is simply stunning at this time of the year.

Click here to view the details of the Kilburn walk

Rochdale Canal at Littleborough by John CocksRochdale Canal at Littleborough by John Cocks

Littleborough

October 2018 issue

Take a walk in the South Pennines on this watery walk that passes by a number of reservoirs that dot the area.

Click here to view the details of the Littleborough walk

Wainstones by Terry FletcherWainstones by Terry Fletcher

Chop Gate

October 2017 issue

Take a stroll around wooded tracks in the North York Moors, it’s the time of year where you may catch a glimpse of purple heather on the moors.

Click here to view the details of the Chop Gate walk

Ruins of Rievaulx Abbey by Terry FletcherRuins of Rievaulx Abbey by Terry Fletcher

Rievaulx Abbey

October 2016 issue

A glorious walk in the Hambleton Hills past Rievaulx Abbey, walking through woodland at this time of year is a delight.

Click here to view the details of the Hambleton Hills walk

Howgill Fells from the Ocky by Terry FletcherHowgill Fells from the Ocky by Terry Fletcher

Dentdale

October 2015 issue

A strange quirk of the complex boundaries in this part of the world. You’re in Cumbria, but also within the boundaries of the Yorkshire Dales.

Click here to view the details of the Dentdale walk

Barbon in the mist by Vivien UnwinBarbon in the mist by Vivien Unwin

Barbon

October 2014 issue

This walk was compiled a few years before Barbon was incorporated in the the Yorkshire Dales National Park in 2016, it’s easy to see why this part of the countryside was chosen.

Click here to view the details of the Barbon walk

All the routes were correct at the time of publication, over time access to certain parts of the walk may be subject to change. We advise you acquire a recent OS map of the area you plan to visit and assure there are no major changes.

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