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Tour of Ingleborough

A hard walk (mountain (above 600m)) in national park Yorkshire Dales in North Yorkshire, England, about 34.45km (21.41 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 13:15h (1 overnight stay). It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 510m (1673ft)
Loss 517m (1696ft)
Max. Elevation 430m (1410ft)
Elevation (total) 1027m (3369ft)
Start & End
Clapham
Distance 34.45km
(21.41mi)
Duration ~13:15
Difficulty  
Hard
Created by Anonymous Walker on 12 Jun 2014
A tour of Ingleborough in the Yorkshire Dales. This is also a good route on a mountain bike. Start and finish at Clapham, which is on bus and train routes.

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Waypoints

OS Grid SD745693
Start at Clapham, south of Ingleborough. Note the station for Clapham is a little way south of the village.
Ingleton About 6.02 km (~3.74 miles) from
OS Grid SD697729
Follow the road to Ingleton.
Quarry About 1.32 km (~0.82 miles) from
OS Grid SD707738
A short dog-leg round to the quarry, then head up the western side of Ingleborough.
Twistleton Scar End About 1.91 km (~1.19 miles) from
OS Grid SD699755
Continue to Twistleton Scar End.
Scales Moor About 2.75 km (~1.71 miles) from
OS Grid SD719774
Take the bridleway over Scales Moor.
Winterscales About 4.75 km (~2.95 miles) from
OS Grid SD757803
At Winterscales, head south after crossing the railway.
Ribblehead About 1.35 km (~0.84 miles) from
OS Grid SD765792
At Ribblehead, veer northeast along the road.
Cam Fell About 3.77 km (~2.34 miles) from
OS Grid SD801804
Pick up the Dales Way to Cam Fell. At Cam End, head south.
Pennine Bridleway About 3.44 km (~2.14 miles) from
OS Grid SD803770
Continue along the Pennine Bridleway to Birkwith Moor.
Horton in Ribblesdale About 4.41 km (~2.74 miles) from
OS Grid SD804726
The Pennine Way takes you to Horton in Ribblesdale.
Gill Garth About 2.96 km (~1.84 miles) from
OS Grid SD782746
Back towards Ingleborough along the road to Gill Garth.
Long Scar About 3.44 km (~2.14 miles) from
OS Grid SD762718
Take the bridleway across Long Scar back towards Clapham.
Clapham again About 3.14 km (~1.95 miles) from
OS Grid SD744692
Finish up in Clapham for the train or bus home.

1 comment... join the discussion!

25 Dec 2014
Footpath Not Bridleway

Most of the route mentioned in Section 3 is along RoW footpath (NOT bridleway) and if you're mountain biking you should really be carrying your bike between leaving the road to reaching Scar End/Twistleton Hall to save yet another footpath being carved up by irresponsible mountain bikers.

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