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OL2 - Yorkshire Dales: S & W areas
A circular, full-day mountain (above 600m) walk in national park Yorkshire Dales (England) starting at Horton in Ribblesdale, North Yorkshire, about 12.1km (roughly 7.5 miles) long and unsuitable for families with children, prams/pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Find Public Transport to Horton in Ribblesdale, North Yorkshire
This is one of the many great car-free walks that start and finish at stations on the Settle- Carlisle railway - Horton in Ribblesdale for this walk. Pen-y-ghent is the smallest of Yorkshire's Three Peaks, but add on the side trip to Plover Hill and it's a very satisfying day out. As well as the railway line, you can reach Horton-in-Ribblesdale by Dalesbus www.dalesbus.org
From the station, take in a deep breath of that lovely fresh Yorkshire air. Then, take the road west towards New Inn. Walk past The Crown Hotel (don't worry, we're coming back this way!) and follow the road into Horton Bridge.
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